GARNETT, David GARNETT, R.A.
Title: Sailor's Return. First American Edition
Publisher:  Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1925,
Seller ID: 279
GARNETT, David. The Sailor's Return. With a frontispiece by R.A. Garnett. N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925. First US Edition Pp. 189. Frontis. 8vo, brown and blue patterned paper covered boards, blue cloth spine with paper label. Garnett, a one-time bookseller based this novel of an interracial couple's effect on a village on a pub in Chaldon Herring, Dorset. For Garnett, "writer, editor, and publisher," (9 March 1892 - 17 February 1981) see DNB 1981-1985, pp.158-9. Stain to spine label, tape marks to rear board, previous owner's name and bookshop stamp to ffep, else very good. 25.00