Books & Characters.
French and English.London: Chatto and Windus, 1922 Stock Code: 91844
First edition, first impression, of Strachey's fourth book. Contains papers on various literary figures, including Thomas Browne, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, and Jean-Mariet Arouet de Voltaire, of which all but 'A Dialogue' had previously appeared in different periodicals.
Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to label on spine, top edge trimmed, others untrimmed. With dust jacket.
Frontispiece and 5 black and white plates.
Several unopened folds. Very light browning to endpapers. A fine copy in an excellent jacket with a few light dampstains to the mildly toned spine, a few inconsequential chips along extremities, a small nick to bottom of rear panel, and some pencilling to verso of rear flap.
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