GALLICO, Paul (author). Peter SCOTT (illustrator). The Snow Goose. London, Michael Joseph. 1946.
Slim 4to. Original cream buckram with gilt vignette of the goose to the upper board, top edges gilt, others uncut, preserved in original unprinted dustwrapper; pp. ; printed on fine hand-made paper and illustrated with 4 mounted coloured plates and other drawings printed in black and grey; externally exceptionally fresh with only a couple of pale fox spots, internally equally clean, and partially unopened, with all plates fine, protected by a wonderful example of the rare unlettered dustwrapper with a trace of light dusting and pale speckling.
First illustrated edition de luxe, limited to only 750 numbered copies, signed by both author and artist.