Lot 166

Disher (M. Willson)

Greatest Show on Earth, ALS to John Arlott, illustrations, slight foxing, little soiled, G. Bell, 1937; Blood and Thunder: Mid-Victorian Melodrama and its Origins, illustrations, slight toning, marginal soiling, F. Muller, 1949; Pleasures of London, illustrations, slight browning, minimal foxing, R. Hale, 1950; Victorian Song: From Dive to Drawing Room, illustrations, little foxing, little sunned, C. Tinling, 1955, FIRST EDITIONS, PRESENTATION COPIES, all in original dust jacket, 8vo (4)

*** Provenance. The dedicatee, John Arlott (1914-91), was an English journalist and a most renowned cricket commentator on BBC, as well as an author and poet.

Estimate: £200-£300