Collins, 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photographic
VI, 256 pages, last 3 pages blank, list of illustrations, acknowledgements, foreword by author and index. The text is illustrated with 21 black and white photographs. Dark blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Illustrated dustwrapper, with an artist self portrait, against a purple coloured background, with orange and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The autobiography of one Britians' most brilliant sculptors of the 20th century. Starting out in 1923 and with many years collaboration with Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth; till finally becoming an expert at the difficult but rewarding art of horse sculpturing. Softening to the head end to the heel of the back strip and rubbing to the book corners. Shelf wear to the lower book edges. Dust marks, stains and other marking to the top text block edge and very light browning to the other text block edges. Rubbing and slight creasing to the top and bottom dustwrapper edges. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Biography -- Arts; ISBN: 0002160285. ISBN/EAN: 9780002160285. Inventory No: 0105557.