Herbert Jenkins, 1946.
First edition, first printing. 8vo. First issue orange boards with black titles. Pictorial dustwrapper. A near fine copy with clean boards. A hint of spotting to leading textblock edge. Ink owner stamp to endpapers & titles o/w fine. The very good+ dustwrapper is complete bar the tiniest nick to foot of rear panel. Light wear & mild lightening to lettering on spine. Original price of 8/6net on front flap. An attractive copy.
George the sixth Viscount of Uffenham mislays his niece's fortune in diamonds and is forced to let out his family pile, returning there disguised as a butler named Cakebread to seek the gems.