P.G. Wodehouse Summer Lightning first edition book published by Herbert Jenkins in 1929 is for sale This scarce P.G. Wodehouse book measures 5¼ x 7½ inches (approximately) and is bound in its original orange cloth with black border to the front board, black lettering to the front board and spine, and black Herbert Jenkins logo to the black board. The Copyright Page confirms that this is the first printing, and conforms to “P.G. Wodehouse A Comprehensive Bibliography” by Eileen McIlvaine (A41b).
The original cloth binding is in Very Good condition being exceptionally clean with small marks to the front board and fading to the spine.
There are 318 numbered pages with 2 pages of advertisements to the end of the book. The pages are in exceptionally clean and Very Good condition with light age toning to the front free end paper and rear endpaper, with no writing or inscription.
Summer Lightning is a wonderful and rare early PG. Wodehouse first edition book in stunning condition.