London: Chatto & Windus, 1945. First U.K. Edition. First Impression. Octavo (19.5cm); pale blue-gray cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; [iv],305,pp. Two tiny spots of discoloration at base of spine, else a fresh, Near Fine copy. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced 9/6d net), gently spine-sunned and lightly dusty, with a few tiny losses at crown and upper front panel, two chips to base of spine, and a chip at upper rear panel; Very Good.