The Apes of God
London: Arco Publications Ltd, 1955. Limited First Edition. The colophon states that this was a limited edition of 1000 numbered and signed copies for subscription only. This is copy #409/1000. A rather scrappy author's signature below the number. Original dust jacket. Chipped and bumped to the top edge with some loss to the head of the spine. Rubbing to the open fold edges. Large chip to the bottom edge of the rear panel. Now in protective sleeve. The cloth itself is somewhat darkened, with rubbing to the spine. The book itself is slightly darkened to the front end pages. Owner's name stamp to the front end paper. 625 pages. 260 x 195 mm (10¼ x 7¾ inches).