The Mind's Eye.

Brophy (John)

The Mind's Eye.

A Twleve-Month Journal.

Description: FIRST EDITION, frontispiece and 14 plates, largely from photographs, but some reproductions of drawings, including two by Mervyn Peake, a few leaves with light crease to top corner, pp. 288, 8vo, original salmon-pink cloth, the backstrip lettered in gilt and a little faded, a few spots to edges and endpapers, dustjacket a little tatty, good

Publication Details: Arthur Baker, 1949

Notes: Inscribed by the author on the flyleaf, 'For Sir Max Beerbohm, with respectful good wishes, John Brophy, October 1949' - a letter from Beerbohm to Conal O'Riordan is quoted in full in the text. Brophy's journal is an engaging record of a cultural life, with anecdotes of his literary, artistic, and theatrical circles - as well as of his family, wife Charis and daughter Brigid.

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Price: £150

Subject: Modern First Edition

Published Date: 1949

Stock Number: 68035

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