Lot 74

LEIGH FERMOR, Patrick (1915-2011).  Between the Woods and the Water. On Foot to Constantinople from the Hook of Holland: The Middle Danube to the Iron Gates. [London:] John Murray, 1986. 8vo. Half title, double-page map printed on green paper. Original blue pictorial cloth gilt, dust-jacket designed by John Craxton with price £13.95 (upper cloth cover with some white staining). Provenance: Christian Hesketh (bookplate). FIRST EDITION of the sequel to A Time of Gifts, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. With the same author’s A Time of Gifts (London, 1991, reprint [first published in 1977], SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR), The Broken Road (London, 2013, FIRST EDITION, published posthumously, taken from an original draft and diaries); and George Psychoundakis’s The Cretan Runner. His Story of the German Occupation … Translation and Introduction by Patrick Leigh Fermor (London, 1955). (4)

Estimate: £300-£500