London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1958. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine / Near Fine. Item #002675
Fine First Edition of this retrospective of Beerbohm's drawings from the 1890's. With an Introduction by Osbert Lancaster. 10 pp. of text plus 45 full page black and white illustrations. Decorative paper covered boards with maroon cloth spine with gilt titles.Virtually no wear to the book. Square, tight and clean throughout. Equally attractive unclipped pictorial dust wrapper has tanned some, more so along the edges but no tears or chips. A very sharp example of a fragile wrapper. A nice collectable copy.