Between the woods and the water: On Foot to Constantinople from The Hooks of Holland: The Middle Danube to the Iron Gates.
[London]. John Murray, . First edition.
8vo. 248pp. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Some staining and surface loss to lower panel of dustwrapper, spine a trifle sunned. Internally clean and crisp. Presentation copy, inked inscription to recto of FFEP: 'Elizabeth / We all hail! / Paddy'
The first edition of the second volume of Patrick Leigh Fermor's beloved trilogy in which the author travels from Czechoslovakia into Hungary to the Iron Gates on the Danube.£ 200.00 Antiquates Ref: 17194