Without Knowing Mr. Walkley: Personal Memories - Edith OlivierLondon: Faber & Faber, 1938, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with heavier fading to the spine, marks to the upper panel. Edges of the textblock heavily tanned. Text complete, clean and tight but a little age-tanned.
Illustrated by way of: Frontispiece; Black & White Plates; The author Edith Olivier was close to the artist Rex Whistler and frequent hostess to Cecil Beaton, Siegfried Sassoon, William Walton, and many others. Her books include The Love Child (1927) and Four Victorian Ladies of Wiltshire (1945), Dwarf's Blood (1931), The Triumphant Footman (1930), The Seraphim Room (1932), Night Thoughts of a Country Landlady (1943), a biography of Alexander Cruden (1934), a book on Wiltshire, and this autobiography.
Size: 8¾" x 5½"
Number of Pages: 320
£18.50 (Now Sold)