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Semi-autobiographical novel in which Butler reveals his dislike for Victorian moral hypocrisy, it follows the story of four generations of the Pontifex family and is narrated by Overton, godfather to Ernest, the central character. Square, tight hardback in dustjacket which shows signs of wear/tear with small loss to head of spine. Illustrated endpapers by Eric Gill. Part of the Illustrated Collins Pocket Classics series. B/W frontis of author + various wood engravings. Undated but Previous owner's details dated 16/10/47 on blank endpaper. 512 pages. Prompt dispatch.