Some dampstains, browning and wrinkling to jacket (chiefly to extremities); slight internal dampstains to lower edges of few leaves, with adhesion (sticking) to few leaves; slight mildew odor; publisher's printed paper labels on title page verso; previous owner's ink inscription on front free endpaper; slight internal browning to edges. 172 pages. Celebrity portraits by the noted English photographer (nee Florence Entwistle); includes photo studies of such notables as Julie Andrews, Ivor Brown, Winston Churchill, Margot Fonteyn, John Gielgud, Vivien Leigh, Laurence Olivier, Terence Rattigan, Peter Ustinov, and others; also notable for introductory comments to individual sections by Tyrone Power, John Loder and Anton Dolin, plus editor Hall's foreword. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : They Came to My Studio: Famous People of Our...
Éditeur : Hall Publications
Date d'édition : 1956
Reliure : Hardcover
Illustrateur : Vivienne (photographer); Over 200 b/w Photographs (portraits)
Etat du livre : Very Good
Edition : First Edition.
Description du livre Hall Publications. Hardcover. État : Fair. B0010ZCGK6 JACKET HAS BEEN BADLY RIPPED. N° de réf. du libraire AAA0022364
Description du livre Hall Publications, London, England, 1956. Hardcover. État : Near Fine. Etat de la jaquette : Good-. Vivienne (Entwistle, Florence) (photography) (illustrateur). First Edition. Hardcover in gray cloth with still bright gilt deeply embossed titles to spine and front board in an unclipped dustjacket. Book is tightly bound, clean and unmarked except for black rubber-stamped previous owner' s name in script stamped vertically to center of front free endpaper: Morris Mogerman. Printed throughout on gloss stock. Laid in loose are 2 transparent labels (now with dried glue backing) printed with an oblong border and the words Printed in Great Britain. These labels had been adhered to the copyright page and there still appear the 2 darkened oblongs showing their placement there. The verso [title page] also has these 2 yellowed areas, and a faint shadow has offset to the facing verso of the half-title page. The jacket has wear at spine ends, and a 2.5" w by 3" high loss to the top margin of front jacket cover, not affecting title or picture of Churchill. Front flap has 2.75" w by 2.25" high pastedown label at bottom of flap with this printed text: Jacket design by James Sullivan, L.A.I.S., Price 42s net, Hall Publications, 21 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1. Media mail included. Please contact us for priority or international shipping. Ships in 24 hours in a cardboard box. N° de réf. du libraire 003031