Association copy. SIGNED in black fountain pen ink by the author's mother on the ffep. "Lily - with best love, from the author's Mother." 2nd impression, May 1936, published by Michael Joseph. Spine lightly cocked, one-inch long x quarter-inch depth "bubble" to the top edge of the front board, some very light soiling to both boards. Interior is clean and crisp, pages 311 & 313 folded at the top corner, gently read or perhaps unread. Bright yellow endpapers. Rear endpaper has a small red & white sticker with the number 192 written in it. Dust jacket is missing. A scan of the signature is available upon request. Acquired through an estate sale without provenance.