A Bibliography of the Works of John Galsworthy, H. V. Marrot. Signed and limited edition.
A Bibliography of the Works of John Galsworthy, by H. V. Marrot.
Published by Elkin Mathews & Marrot, London 1928 and Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. First edition. This is a signed and limited edition of only 210 copies, this being number 30 - signed by John Galsworthy.
Very good tan cloth hardback with gilt to spine and facsimile signature to front. Some fading to spine and extremities, but an attractive patina. Text is clean and bright. With portrait frontispiece and colour tissue guarded plate of 'Breezy Jack of Biarritz' by Max Beerbohm facing p. 3. Some pages still uncut at long edge. Also contains some facsimile images of his works. Gilt top edge. Very attractive bookplate of William Maxwell (1873-1957, President of the British Federation of Master Printers), designed by John Farleigh, to first pastedown.
Also included is a clipped bibliographical article about Galsworthy's 'The Man of Property'.
Dimensions: approximately 235mm x 157mm x 25mm. xiii + 252pp + blanks for supplementary notes.