Portrait of a Village
London, Heinemann. 1937, First Edition. Cloth. Ill.: Hassall, Joan. Book, 8vo. [xiii] 180pp. Blue-black waxed boards with gilt decoration to front, gilt lettering to spine and publisher's blind-stamped device to rear. Dustjacket complete and unclipped (6',- net) with minor shelf-wear (as is common with this title) and closed repairs. This is Brett Young's classic portrayal of village life in Monk's Norton, Worcestershire. With the famous woodcut illustrations (30) by Joan Hassall: quintessential "Old England". A very nice copy. Very Good/Good.
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Keywords: Hassall, JoanLiterature, British Writers, British Artists, Illustrators.