1952 · London
by THIRKELL, Angela
London: Hamish Hamilton, 1952. Later printing. Octavo (18.5cm); pale green cloth in white and red dustwrapper; 216pp. Spine slightly cocked; foxing throughout textblock and dustwrapper; dustwrapper toned with offsetting, chips and tears to extremities (w/ some material loss); "7'6 net" price sticker on front inner flap, sticker on ffep. Overall Very Good.
Third in Thirkell's Barsetshire series and originally published in 1932, "Wild Strawberries" is a romantic comedy set in the English countryside, concerning a young lady who falls in love with "the most perfect person one could imagine", while her meddlesome aunt and mother have different plans. (Inventory #: 46504)