Bernard Shaw Through the Camera.
First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author to his gardener, Henry Higgs, on the half-title, “Ayot Saint Lawrence, 8th August 1948. To Harry Higgs, who will find his portrait as one of my most faithful friends and helpers on page 39, G. Bernard Shaw”. Henry Higgs (1874–1961) spent several decades in the service of the Shaws, as did his wife Clara, who was the cook-housekeeper at Ayot Saint Lawrence.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. With over 100 pages of photographic illustrations. Spine faded but gilt still bright, front board with a few spots and partial fading, endpapers slightly foxed. An excellent copy.
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