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Title:Comedy of Life: an Autobiography, 1874-1961
Price:AUD$24.80 (about USD$18.30)
Item ID:SB00-0214400
Publisher:Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1967
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Dust Jacket:Good
Angus & Robertson, 1967, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First, Illustrated By: Author

575 g; XVIII, 272 pp., last two blank, foreword by Peter Lindsay, list of illustrations, appendix. Black and white woodblock frontispiece. The text is illustrated by the black and photography and illustrations done by author. Photographic dustwrapper red and white writing on front panel and white in black on spine. Dustwrapper is looking very tired. The corners are chipped and rubbed and there is rubbing along the fold over edges. Creasing and rubbing to head and heel of the spine. Dustwrapper is price clipped. This book is the autobiography of a man started life in the Victorian country town, and then when on to Spain and London living the bohemian artists life. "For Lionel Lindsay, as Sir Robert Menzies once said, was a magnificent conversationalist, and he wrote as he talked: with wide cultural knowledge, with a deep appreciation of art, with an intense interest in his two spiritual homelands, Spain and Australia, sometimes provocatively, usually with amusement, and always vividly.". The top right corner of the front paste down as a semicircle stain, and there is foxing to the first few, and the last few pages as well as the fold over flaps and the top edge of the text block. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Author. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Inventory No: 0214400.
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