Lot 133 of 302:
Isherwood's evolution from precocious schoolboy to bohemian dropout  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
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$200 - $300

Title:
Lions and Shadows

Author:
Isherwood, Christopher

Place:
London

Publisher:
Leonard & Virginia Woolf at The Hogarth Press

Date:
1938

Description:

(8vo) original blue cloth with black titles, in original dust jacket; housed in two part brown morocco case with four raised bands, green spine labels and gilt titles. First Edition.

Blends autobiography and fiction to describe the true education of a writer evolving from precocious schoolboy to dropout at large in London’s bohemia of the 1920s.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Dust jacket browned along spine and folds with chipping at corners; volume with staining to top edge and sunned spine; otherwise very good.


 
Item number:
308657
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