1948. Item #71170
SARTON, May. THE LION AND THE ROSE. New York: Rinehart & Company, 1948. First edition, with publisher's review slip laid-in. x,104 pp. 8vo., rose cloth, lettered in silver gilt on spine, silver gilt-stamped rose on upper board. Top-edge of bookblock is foxed and paste-action at pastedowns, else clean internally. Light spotting to cloth at crown. In a spine-sunned dust jacket, which shows moderate soiling all over, and wear at perimeters. About very good.