Beside the Seaside by Clarkson Rose
1960. First Edition. 148 pages. Signed by the author. Illustrated dust jacket over blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Black and white pictorial frontispiece and plates. Foreword written by W. Macqueen-Pope. Moderate crinkling to paper at gutter. Clean pages and plates with noticeable tanning and foxing throughout. Tightly bound with faint thumb marking throughout. Moderate tanning to free endpapers due to dust jacket flaps. Pen inscription to front free endpaper. Boards have mild edge-wear with slight rubbing to surfaces and bumping to corners. Slight crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Minor wear marks to boards. Clipped jacket. Panels and spine have light edgewear with tears and creases. Minor tape repairs to interior panel and spine.