The Happy Hypocrite


70 pages [2], Decorated title page by George Sheringham dated 1914, preface by Max Beerbohm dated 1915 as printing was delayed by the First World War. Contains 24 other plates with tissue guards including the frontispiece, all by Sheringham. Some are full colour lithographs others decorative two-colour initials and line-drawings.

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Author(s) Beerbohm, Max
Illustrator(s) Illustrated by George Sheringham
Publisher(s) Published by John Lane
Published Date 1914
Signature Information N/A
Size quarto, 26 cm x 20 cm
Book Condition Spine faded with minor wear to corners and edges of boards, some of colour has rubbed away from the front cover, book plate of previous owner on reverse of front free endpaper, small amount of foxing to some pages, but mostly clean and in good condition.
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Cream cloth with gilt titles to front and spine, coloured floral decoration on front board, decorated endpapers.