The Baths of Absalom
Only 1 copies remain
The Baths of Absalom
January 1, 1954
  • Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Book condition

With fronispiece by Lucian Frued.

Minor chipping to dust jacket, and slight lean to spine.


This brilliant, poetic and yet essentially critical little book is neither a tract nor a traveloge. It is the reaction of a humane and liberal mind to the visual and spiritual impact of the islands of Santa Lucia, Dominica and Martinique, which reveals the stagnant state of our oldest British colonies and contrasts it with the more sophisticated squalor of their French neighbour...

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