The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressall
Penguin first number 251. Published March 1940. Norvic shoes advert.
Covers and spine clean. Small loss from rear bottom corner of spine and split (c. 1cm) to front bottom corner.
Pages and edges clean, with slight age toning.
Dust wrapper dusty with grubby front edge and darkened spine. Spine missing bottom c.1.5cm. Rear spine hinge almost separated, and rear flap hinge split past half way.
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