These Ruins Are Inhabited

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Muriel Beadle, These Ruins Are Inhabited, Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Co., 1961, no previous printings mentioned. Red cloth hc with black stamped border near spine and gold lettering on spine, 8vo (21 cm), 360 pp; tri-color design on white dustjacket with author's family portrait and bio on back. Beadle writes a humorous account of an American family adjusting to life in England, along with travels on the continent after her husband wins the Nobel Prize. Very Good/Good+: light bumping, light tanning, pages crisp, no markings; DJ worn at corners with 1-inch tears on bottom edge and spine, light scuffing, older bookseller sticker on back, unclipped with price.