Heroes and Heroines of Bitter Sweet. Max Beerbohm.
Heroes and Heroines of Bitter Sweet.
(Beerbohm, Max)

Heroes and Heroines of Bitter Sweet.

Beerbohm, Max (illus.)

London: (Leadlay, 1931). Folio. (14)ff. One of 900 copies. A portfolio of five color caricatures of the members of the cast and the producer of the operetta "Bitter Sweet," including Noel Coward and Peggy Wood. A facsimile prefatory note by Beerbohm describes them as "sentimental" drawings to commemorate a "sentimental" play, which was successful despite "the roarings of the young lions and lionesses of Bloomsbury." Housed in a vellum-backed portfolio of gray boards. Slight yellowing to rear cover, corners slightly bumped, else a fine copy. Item #2136

(Gallatin and Oliver 30).

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