London, England: John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, 1930. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Item #26639
(12) pages. A vehicle for the advertisement of publications of The Bodley Head, with excerpts from books by Stephen Coleridge, Robert Paye, E.M. Sneyd-Kynnersley, Constance Hagberg Wright, Jasper Salwey, F.E. Mills Young and other pieces. With Impressions essay, "- As Strikes the Player" by "Mortimer Middlebrow". Including a publishers' contest announcement regarding the story "The Crystal Beads Murder" and a miscellany of publishing news in a Bodleiana section. Also reprinted here from the Summer number of "Artwork" is Douglas Percy Bliss' article, "The Colour-Printed Picture-Books of Walter Crane." 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; sewn paper covers. Some edge, tips wear; old fold line at center; in very good condition and with useful bibliographic publishing & printing information regarding these publications.