LIONS AND SHADOWS. An Education In The Twenties. Christopher Isherwood.

LIONS AND SHADOWS. An Education In The Twenties.

London: The Hogarth Press, 1938.

First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition, the uncommon first issue in blue cloth, lettered in black. 8vo. 312 pp. A just about fine copy, light offsetting to eps. as is common, in a near fine Robert Medley designed dustwrapper slightly darkened at the spine. Isherwood blends autobiography and fiction with a witty account of a young novelists development in the literary culture of 1920s Cambridge and London evoking thinly disguised portraits of W. H. Auden, Edward Upward, and Stephen Spender. Woolmer 431. A beautiful copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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