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Hilton, James and Barbara Burnham. Good-Bye, Mr. Chips; a Play in Three Acts., 1938.First Edition

Hilton, James and Barbara Burnham. Good-Bye, Mr. Chips; a Play in Three Acts. London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1938.First Edition First Printing, Cloth Bound, 12mo – over 6¾ – 7¾” tall, Very Good/ Fair, 139pp. Red cloth. Very light marks to boards, tight binding. Light spotting to endpapers, pencil indentation to flyleaf. DJ has original bookseller’s green label to bottom spine and is intact but unfortunately a little browned inside, with closed tears and significant chip to front corner. Overall a very good copy of the FIRST EDITION of this very scarce book, which formed the basis of the screenplay for the 1939 British Film directed by Sam Wood. (James Hilton) (ref.-000025)

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December 13, 2011 at 4:21 pm

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