384. Waugh (Evelyn) Scoop, first edition, first issue with 's' in 'as' in last line of p.88, 1p. advertisment, ink ownership inscription to head of title, very light browning to endpapers, original patterned cloth, fine, first issue dust-jacket with 'Daily Beast' masthead, spine very slightly faded, a little rubbed and frayed at head and foot, but overall an excellent copy, preserved in custom drop-back box, 8vo, 1933.
est. £1000 – £1500
Waugh’s classic on the world of Fleet Street journalism, with the original dust-jacket issued before Lord Beaverbrook threatened to sue due to the obvious visual play on the Daily Express.