ROGERS, Bruce. SPICER-SIMSON, Theodore. ~ Men of Letters of the British Isles.
29 plates of sepia-toned gravure reproductions of original portrait medallions of authors including Arnold Bennett, G.K Chesterton, Joseph Conrad, Thomas Hardy, James Joyce, George Bernard Shaw, H.G. Wells and W.B. Yeats, among others. One of 520 copies, this no. 33. Essays by Stuart P. Sherman, with a preface by G.F. Hill. Designed by Bruce Rogers and printed on Rives paper by William Edwin Rudge. Pp. 134. 4to., original quarter linen over salmon paper covered boards, gilt lettering to upper cover and spine. Slight darkening to spine, corners gently bumped, but generally a very good, bright copy, lacking the slipcase.
With the book label of Harold Corbin.