The Painted Men

By: Lethbridge, T. C. [Thomas Charles (1901-1971)]

Price: NZ$315.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Dust-jacket with chips to corners and ends of dust-jacket spine. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; This copy with a nice autograph letter by the author loosely included. The letter is on paper blind-stamped with Lethbridge's Treverbyn address. The letter reads: "My Dear Tit, / This book came out while we were away & so I haven't had time to send of many copies yet. It has actualy started selling fairly well. The publisher's blurb says it is about the Picts but it is really much wider than that. Wordie [polar explorer Sir James Wordie] says its good which he hardle ever does about books. / Love from all in haste / Pop. / Cat brought in another rabbit last night & sicked it up!" Also with autograph inscription by the autho on the half-title page: "Christopher Lethbridge / from / his / father". 208 pages + colour frontispiece + 21 black-and-white illustrations on 7 plate leaves + erratum slip facing page 58. 19 in-text figures. Maps on endpapers. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 213 x 137mm. [Reference: Wellbourn, Terry, "T. C. Lethbridge: The Man Who Saw the Future" Winchester: O-Books, 2011.]

Title: The Painted Men

Author Name: Lethbridge, T. C. [Thomas Charles (1901-1971)]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Andrew Melrose: (1954)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 20923