[The Frank Dawley Trilogy:] The Death of William Posters. A Tree on Fire. The Flame of Life.

  • Sillitoe, Alan
  • London: W. H. Allen; Macmillan; W. H. Allen 1965
  • Gerard A12; A14; A27.


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FIRST EDITIONS, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, 8vo, pp. 317, [1]; 447, [1]; 299, [1]. Original boards (black, grey and blue), spines lettered in gilt, colour-printed dustjackets. First two dustjackets a touch rubbed to edges and marked, the third price-clipped. Each book signed to title-page by the author with ‘all best wishes’ or ‘best wishes’.


An attractive signed collection of Sillitoe's three novels following the anarchist Nottingham factory-worker Frank Dawley.

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