The Fallodon Papers 1926 SIGNED Sir Edward Grey, Viscount of Fallodon (British Foreign Secretary, 1905-1916)


Title: The Fallodon Papers

Author: [Sir Edward Grey] Viscount Grey of Fallodon, K.G.

Description: Inscribed by the Viscount on front free endpaper, plus a handwritten note on Follodon letterhead and original envelope tipped to flyleaf (original recipient's bookplate on front pastedown). Quarter buff cloth and brown papered sides. Paper title label on spine is scuffed; corners a bit bumped. Extra illustration tipped to verso of frontispiece, else internally clean. Illustrated with several attractive blockprints: frontispiece, title page, chapter headpieces and ending vignettes. v, [3], 168, [4] p.

A collection of essays on miscellaneous topics by Sir Edward Grey. The pieces include his reflections on the pleasure of reading, the enjoyment of nature, recreation as told through his personal recollections, public life (as statesman, Minister of Parliament, etc.), Fallodon's water fowl, fly fishing, and an essay on Wordsworth's autobiographical poem 'The Prelude'. Each had been previously published, except ''The Fly-Fisherman, '' written especially for this volume.

Sir Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon (1862-1933), was a British Liberal statesman, Britain's longest serving foreign secretary, 1905-1916, and the main force behind the United Kingdom's foreign policy during this period including the First World War.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
Place: New York
Year: 1926

Keywords: ANS,

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1 business day

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 3 - 5 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Legal imprint