Three Men on the Bummel by Jerome K. Jerome (Readers Library, 1929)

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Three Men on the Bummel | Jerome K. Jerome | Readers Library, 1929

 

Three Men on the Bummel

Jerome K. Jerome
London: The Readers Library Publishing Company Ltd, [1929]*

The Readers Library published affordable editions of popular fiction in the period 1924-35, cheaply produced but very attractive with their wrap-round dustwrapper artwork.

Three Men on the Bummel | Jerome K. Jerome | Readers Library, 1929Three Men on the Bummel | Jerome K. Jerome | Readers Library, 1929

Originally published in 1900 by J. W. Arrowsmith and a sequel to ‘Three Men in a Boat’ (Arrowsmith, 1889).

Hardback in dustwrapper. pp 252, [1] advert. Size: 6.75 x 4.25 inches approx. (170mm x 107mm).

Dustwrapper rubbed and worn, especially spine ends and corner tips with small loss; spine darkened; foxed and toned to verso. Light shelf wear to spine and boards; gilt dulled to spine. Pages age-toned thoughout but generally clean; edges of page-block dusty.

Overall, showing some light wear but otherwise a nice copy – presents well.

£20.00

*ref. British Library
ref. An interesting look at The Readers Library can be found at A Series of Series

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