A CATALOGUE OF THE CARICATURES OF MAX BEERBOHM. Rupert Hart-Davis.

A CATALOGUE OF THE CARICATURES OF MAX BEERBOHM.

(Beerbohm, Max).
  • (London): Macmillan, 1972.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth, dust jacket
  • 258 pages
  • ISBN: none

Price: $35.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 64271

First printing. A listing of more than 2000 of Beerbohm's caricatures, during the first quarter of the twentieth century, with their captions and a brief description of where the work was exhibited and its ownership as of 1972. The editor has also added explanatory notes for jokes which are now forgotten or obscure. With indexes of titles, books and periodicals, and owners. Self-caricature as frontispiece and 100 illustrations following text, none of them previously reproduced in books. "I can draw caricatures at any moment, and how I rejoice in them! They are what I was put into the world to do." Jacket spine slightly faded and is price clipped.