WODEHOUSE, P.G. A Pelican at Blandings. Herbert Jenkins. 1969.
Octavo. Original black cloth, spine lettered in silver; price clipped dust-jacket with design by Osbert Lancaster, photograph of the author touching his toes to rear panel; pp. [iv], 5-222, [ii]; a lovely example, backstrip just touched by sun, a couple of marks but otherwise near-fine.
First edition. The tenth full-length novel in the Blandings Castle saga and the last one fully completed by Wodehouse. Skulduggery is afoot involving the sale of a modern nude painting (mistaken by Lord Emsworth for a pig).