Tom Stacey 1973
8vo, green boards with silver titling to spine. Slight sunning/dulling to top & bottom edges of boards, slight foxing to inner edges of d/w o/w VG+/VG+ 560 gms
(Order reference 15641)
A reprint of the 1933 first edition. A novel about gypsies, acrobats and tumblers travelling through Southern Europe and North Africa and the annual gathering of gypsies in the Camargue. The author Eleanor Furneaux Smith, eldest daughter of the first Earl of Birkenhead, was brought up as a child in France and outside Brussels and was introduced to the people of the fairground and later went on tour with a circus.