The Face of the World. An International Scrapbook of People and Places.London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1957 Stock Code: 145340
First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the artist "To Michael Brown, with all good wishes, & kindest regards, from Cecil Beaton, 62". In Beaton's own words, this is a "potpourri" of pictures and texts, recording his impressions of some of the decade's most talented people and significant places.
Quarto. Original black and blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, printed on plain and coloured papers. With dust jacket.
Minor rubbing to head and foot of spine, dust jacket lightly nicked to corners and head and foot of spine.
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