London: George G. Harrap and Company Ltd., . Hardcover. Foreword by Osbert Sitwell. Small 8vo. Blue cloth with cream spine lettering, price-clipped dust jacket. 271pp. Near fine/very good. Jacket a bit edgeworn. Old inkstamped "Purchase at U.S.P.S. Auction" on front pastedown. Item #44014
Quite tight and attractive first edition of these essays covering, as jacket front panel notes, "Autobiography Biography Drama Essay Fiction History Sport." Front flyleaf bears the nifty circular blind-embossed ownership imprint of noted television character actor Robert Casper (b. 1924).