London, England: John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, 1927. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. Item #26632
(28) pages; black and white illustrated. A vehicle for the advertisement of publications of The Bodley Head, with excerpts or illustrations from books by Annabel Kidston, illustrating Matthew Arnold in the Helicon Series, Andre Maurois, Jan Gordon, Kathleen Gibberd (from "Vain Adventure" the Panton Club Prize Novel), Lady Kitty Vincent, Henry Dwight Sedgwick, L. de G. Sieveking, James Branch Cabell, Hanna Heinz Ewers and an extract of a review in the Sunday Express of the illustrated Ecclesiasticus by "Greenjade" and other pieces. With Impressions essay, The Paradoxical Visit with illustrations by Averil Burleigh, John Austen, Pearl Binder and several other Bodley Head illustrators, by Sieveking. With a miscellany of publishing news in a Books and Authors section. Shorter inserts include books found on the then-current Bodley Head List, with author, title, short descriptions, size, price and information on limitation, special or illustrated copies. Printed by the London and Norwich Press, Limited. Approx. 8 1/2" x 10 3/4" size; stapled illustrated paper covers. Some edge, tips wear; old fold line at center; paper crinkled some; in good condition and with useful bibliographic publishing & printing information regarding these publications.