231 pp., 22 monochrome illustrations including portrait frontispiece. Index. Artist autobiography, undated publication . Internally clean and sound. Red cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles on backstrip.Lightly dust soiled head, some very minor wear to tail of backstrip and tail edges of boards. Missing dustjacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Rude Assignment: A Narrative of My Career ...
Publisher: Hutchinson & Co.
Publication Date: 1950
Illustrator: Wyndham Lewis
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Hutchinson, London, 1950. hardcover. Book Condition: very good(-). First. Illustrated, 8vo, red cloth, faded on the spine & edges. London: Hutchinson, n.d. (1950). First Edition. Review copy slip, dated 22 Nov 1950; ownership signature, also dated Nov. 1950. Bookseller Inventory # 219622
Book Description Hutchinson & Co., London, 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition. 8vo. pp. 231. frontis. portrait & 10 double-sided plates.Faded at spine, a few interesting pencil annotations. Bookseller Inventory # 024841
Book Description Hutchinson & Co, London [England], 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. The Author (illustrator). 1st Edition. Prev. owner's insc. 251pp, incl. index. B&W photos/plates (portraits, D/J covers, paintings, etc). Quote: "tells the whole story of his literary and artistic career and explains how he came to write his many books and what his real purpose was in writing them". Red cover with gilt spine titling. Scattered light foxing. D/J is rubbed, and torn, with losses at edges. [Wyndham Lewis. Autobiography. Artist. Author]. Bookseller Inventory # 008304
Book Description Hutchinson, Nd. ., 1950. First edition... 231pp. Illustrated with a photographic frontispiece and 22 plates. The second of Lewis' two autobiographies, preceded by Blasting and Bombardiering (1937). Previous owner's presentation inscription on the fly-leaf, else a near fine copy bound in publisher's original orange-red cloth with gilt spine titles, in a very good, Lewis designed, clipped dust wrapper that has some light creasing and chipping to the top edge and light creasing to the bottom [Pound & Grover A36]. 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 7757
Book Description London: Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., 1951, 1951. Octavo. Original dark red cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the illustrated dust jacket. Owner signature to front free endpaper. Lightly rubbed extremities, edges and endpapers very lightly tanned. An excellent copy in a slightly rubbed jacket with nicks and minor chipping to front panel, spine ends, and corners, and tape marks to verso. Illustrated with photographic frontispiece and 22 plates. First edition, second impression of the second of Lewis' two autobiographies, preceded by Blasting and Bombardiering (1926). Morrow & Lafourcade A35 (Note). Bookseller Inventory # 91461
Book Description Hutchinson, London. [no date]. (Hardcover) Very good, no dust jacket. 231pp. Frontispiece, photographs, illustrations, index. 2 illustrations of and by Wyndham Lewis have been pasted in. Previous owner's bookplate, spine is lightly faded, has a few spots near the bottom and the lettering is dulled. Locale:. (Biography, Essays, Memoirs). Bookseller Inventory # 113343
Book Description Hutchinson., London, 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: good. First edition. 8vo. Original red cloth, d/w. First edition, first issue. Red cloth faded due to loss of araes of the d/w, End-papers alittle spotted. Bookplate of Hugh Lyle, engraved by Reynolds Stone. D/w rubbed chipped with areas of loss to spine and upper and lower panels. Bookseller Inventory # 017740
Book Description Hutchinson, London, 1950. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Wyndham Lewis (illustrator). First Edition. VG w/ light wear to outer corners & to head & heel of spine; a few of the signatures have started but book is still neat & tight. DJ is VG; chipped at corners & head & heel of spine panel; dust soil over all; 2 inch tear along lower rear foldover w/ creasing to rear panel; chipping to lower edge of rear panel; small closed tear to upper front panel; light scoring in pencil to text. Bookseller Inventory # 3886
Book Description London : Hutchinson & Co., ., 1950. 8vo. pp. 231. frontis. portrait & 10 double-sided plates. cloth (hint of foxing to edges & outer leaves). dw. (dw. lightly soiled & spotted & edges little chipped). First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # dola10
Book Description Hutchinson & Co (1950), London, 1950. 8vo, illustrated, original cloth, dust jacket. Lightly foxed, otherwise a fine copy in slightly dust-soiled jacket, nicked at the extremities. Lightly foxed, otherwise a fine copy in slightly dust-soiled jacket, nicked at the extremities. First edition of the second volume of Lewis' autobiography. Morrow & Lafourcade A35. One of 2500 copies printed. Bookseller Inventory # 11367