1954. First Edition.
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London.
Dust jacket is present. In Good condition. Marks. Chips and tears. Synopsis on front flap. Price is not clipped.
Cover is hard bound in Blue cloth. In Good condition. Shelf and edge wear. Corners bumped.
End papers are intact. Marks. Foxed. Previous owner’s stamp in red ink on front fly.
Main text body – 312 pages. In Good condition. Foxed.
Edges are even. Tanned and foxed.
Spine is tight with no gutter damage. Gilt lettering. Ends bumped.
Page structure is sound with no missing pages.
American critics have hailed Speed Lamin as ‘the Scott Fitzgerald of the ‘fifties’ for this compelling story of Hollywood and its frantic search for happiness, appropriately called ‘The Easter Egg Hunt.’