Lot 105

WAUGH, Evelyn (1903-66).  Men at Arms. A Novel. London: Chapman & Hall, 1952. 8vo. Half title (occasional light spotting). Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket by “Biro” with price of 15s unclipped (head of backstrip torn without significant loss, some nicks, upper edge reinforced on verso, turn-ins spotted). FIRST EDITION. With the same author’s Officers and Gentlemen (London, 1955) and Unconditional Surrender (London, 1961), both FIRST EDITIONS in dust-jackets. The three novels comprise the “Sword of Honour” trilogy; with Black Mischief (London, 1932, without dust-jacket, FIRST EDITION) and Brideshead Revisited (Boston, 1945, without dust-jacket, FIRST AMERICAN EDITION), both in original cloth. (5)

Estimate: £200-£300

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