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TOMLINSON, H. M.. Gallions reach: a romance.

London. William Heinemann Ltd., [1927]. First edition.
8vo. [6], 292pp, [1]. Original publisher's turquoise cloth, lettered in gilt, printed paper dustwrapper. A trifle rubbed, dustwrapper worn, browned, and spotted, closed tear to upper panel, loss to head, with paper repairs to verso. Internally clean and crisp. Bookplate of American bibliophile Frederick Baldwin Adams Jr. (1910-2001), director of the Pierpont Morgan Library between 1948-1969, to FEP. Presentation copy, inked inscription to half-title from the author to his sister, and a loosely inserted manuscript note in the same hand.
The first edition of Henry Major Tomlinson's (1873-1958) literary crime novel.
£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 21977