The Author's Thames : A Literary Ramble through the Thames Valley

New York: Brentano's, 1924.

Illustrated by Lucilla Maxwell. First US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #3921

Hinges started, well toned, owner's signatures on front endpapers. Solid copy. ; "The earliest conception of this book was very simple. I wanted one on the Literature of the Thames Valley , but could find none that deatl exclusively with this subject; references and occasional quotations in general works on the district were all I could discover. So I determined to write one myself; and this book of literary topography about this Happy Valley is the result." - author's Foreword. ; 324 pages.

Price: $19.95

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