Shapes and Sounds.

By: PEAKE, Mervyn

Price: £600.00

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1st Edition. Very Good in chipped and worn dust wrapper lacking most of the spine. Inscribed on the end paper "To you Both with much Love - Mervyn - Nov 1941 -" From the collection of H.B. [Burgess] Drake. Drake was a schoolmaster at Eltham college during peake's time there and became a friend. He was godfather to Peake's daughter Clare and peake illustrated two of his books; The Book of Lyonne [1952] and The Oxford English Course for Secondary Schools, Book One [1957]. This is one of a number of Drake's books recently acquired, a number of which are inscribed by Peake to Drake and his wife.

Title: Shapes and Sounds.

Author Name: PEAKE, Mervyn

Categories: Mervyn Peake::,

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1941.:

Seller ID: 32806