London: Thames and Hudson Ltd., 1978.
1st Edition. Hardcover. First Edition.Inscribed by Francis King "To Melanie with Love from Francis 2 July1978" and signed as well on the title page. A fine copy in the publisher's original grey cloth covered boards, gilt lettering to the spine and front in a near fine "unclipped" pictorial dust wrapper depicting E.M. Forster by George Platt Lynes on the front panel and in his King's College, Cambridge rooms on the back panel. Small 4to. 128 pp. With 122 black and white photographs throughout.
A superb biography of the author of A Passage To India and Howards End.
Item #33587 Price: US$150.00