Max Beerbohm in Perspective.
With a prefatory letter by M.B.William Heinemann, London , 1921 Stock Code: 90983
NotesFirst edition, first impression, of the author's book on the cartoonist and essayist who once described caricature as "the delicious art of exaggerating, without fear or favour, the peculiarities of this or that human body, for the mere sake of exaggeration". This volume features previously unpublished caricatures.
Octavo. Original black cloth-backed patterned paper boards in blue and white, printed paper spine label.
Colour frontispiece with tissue guard, 12 black and white plates, illustrations in the text.
Boards lightly spotted, small surface to bottom corner of rear board, sporadic faint foxing to contents. An excellent copy.
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