London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1949, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: The thing that faced them seemed alive, its body caught and inspired with a movement of some present long past, and yet eternally alive, a vitality and beauty on which time had no hold. It was a bronze lizard, a salamander, about two feet long, the head thrown upward and slightly back, the long body curved and sloping from the pow…
Good+ in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded. Leans slightly. Pages very gently age-tanned.
Orange boards with Black titling to the Spine. 251 pages. 7½” x 5″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my Fiction Author: C catalogue?