Scenes and Portraits.London, Peter Davies, 1930 Stock Code: 91514
NotesSecond edition, first impression. Number 177 of 250 copies signed by the author on the verso of the title page. First published in 1909, this is a series of imaginary debates on themes appropriate to the characters, with figures such as Socrates, Euripides, St. Francis of Assisi, Thomas Cromwell and Machiavelli taking part.
Octavo. Original brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, front and lower edges uncut. In the brown slipcase.
Endpapers and edges lightly foxed. An excellent copy.
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