London: Chatto & Windus, 1956. First Edition.
Seller ID: 10015gc
Octavo, blue cloth (hardcover), gilt letters,  pp. Foxing (age darkened spotting); otherwise, Fine in a Very Good, mylar protected dust jacket with edgewear. From dust jacket: Intimidated by the word Ômemoirs, with its hint of Saint-Simon, Clive Bell has set down his memories in the form of portraits of some of his friends in the worlds of literature and art. His book falls into two parts: appreciations of people he has known intimately; and random recollections of those whom he has known long but less well. Of Lytton Strachey, Roger Fry, Maynard Keynes and Virginia Woolf his account... View More...
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1922. First American Edition.
Seller ID: vas610
Octavo, purple cloth (hardcover), paper spine label, uncut, 229 pp. Plates. Contents: Since Cezanne; The Artistic Problem; The Douanier Rousseau; Cezanne; Renoir; Tradition and Movements; Matisse and Picasso; The Place of Art in Art Criticism; Bonnard; Duncan Grant; Negro Sculpture; Order and Authority (1 and 2); Marquet; Standards; Criticism: First Thoughts, Second Thoughts, Last Thoughts; Othon Friesz; Wilcoxism; Art and Politics; The Authority of M. Derain; ÒPlus de Jazz.Ó View More...