Penny Foolish.

SITWELL, OSBERT.

£40.00

Publisher

Macmillan and Company Ltd.

Place

London

Date

1935

Synopsis

A book of tirades and panegyrics. reprinted.

Item Description

8vo. 9 x 6 inches. viii + 370 + [2] pp. Bound in original maroon cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, by John Farleigh, which has minor edge wear. Deckled edges, top edge red. Some spotting of flyleaves and fore edge, but otherwise a very good copy. Essays and sketches by the writer, Osbert Sitwell (1892-1969), on such topics as The best years of life, friends and enemies, past and present, modern tendencies, personal encounters, words and their meaning, travelling, books and authors, art, etc. The wrapper design is by John Farleigh (1900-65), wood engraver and illustrator. A reprint in the year of first publication.

[Stock No. 27270]

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