The Darling Buds of May by H. E. Bates 1st / 1st 1958
First edition and first print published by Michael Joseph Ltd in London 1958. This copy is in a near fine condition with minor wear. The jacket has been price clipped and a few minor tears on the spine. The book is clean without rips. There is browning to the pages and slight foxing. This copy is free from previous owners ink. Overall this is a near fine copy.
The Darling Buds of May is a novella by British writer H. E. Bates published in 1958. It was the first of a series of five books about the Larkins, a rural family from Kent.