Item #44581 Scoop. A Novel About Journalists. Evelyn WAUGH.

Scoop. A Novel About Journalists.

London: Chapman and Hall Ltd., 1938. First edition. 8vo. (viii), 308, (2) pp. Publisher's snakeskin patterned cloth, second issue dust jacket, not price clipped. Dampstaining and some fading to the jacket which also shows edge wear with losses, a few small adhesions to the cloth from the verso of the jacket, a little discolouration to the endpapers, the contents otherwise very good. Davis, Doyle et al., XV. With the two textual issue points for the first issue on the copyright page and p. 88; the second issue dust jacket is without the "Daily Beast" masthead, which had to be removed after legal action had been threatened by Lord Beaverbrook, publisher of the Daily Express. Item #44581

Price: £650.00

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