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A Handful Of Dust - Evelyn Waugh

Chapman & Hall, 1949, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Edges of the dust wrapper frayed, with a little loss at the spine ends, rubbed, spotted and tanned. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Leans heavily. Edges of the text block lightly spotted.

New impression, Uniform Edition. [First Edition: September, 1934]

From the cover: “After seven years of marriage the beautiful Lady Brenda Last is bored with life at Hetton Abbey, the Gothic mansion that is the pride and joy of her husband, Tony. She drifts into an affair with the shallow socialite John Beaver and forsakes Tony for the Belgravia set.”

Size: 7½" x 5". Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 240 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.