London: Anthony Blond, 1969.
ERTÉ. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Illustrator. First Edition Signed by ERTÉ on the title-page whose elegant designs grace the pages of Lytton Strachey's little "entertainment", a camouflaged indictment against the sexual mores in England during his time. 8vo. 48 pp. A near fine copy in pink cloth, gilt titles and decorations in a fine ERTÉ illustrated dust wrapper with some shelf wear. An Introduction by Michael Holroyd. "Will you believe me when I tell you that I have begun and got well under way with a new facétie?" Lytton Strachey to Henry Lamb. Letters. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall with Foyles Books Sticker on inside cover.
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