Chambers Biographical Dictionary
edited by J. O. Thorne and T. C. Collocott
The Folio Society / W. & R. Chambers, revised edition 1974
Bought in from Chambers by The Folio Society and re-issued with their imprint on the title page; available from 1975/76 as a ‘Special Publication’ to members.
Hardback – full brown morocco with gilt title and decoration, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers, and a sewn-in ribbon pagemarker – housed in a custom slipcase. , 1432pp. 8.5 x 5.75 inches approx. (215mm x 145mm).
A nice, clean copy – quite lovely.
ref. [366.9]: Folio 60 – A Bibliography of The Folio Society 1947-2006