1945. London: MacMillan & Co., LTD, 1945.
8vo, x, 146, pp. plus frontispiece and 15 plates in black and white. Original black cloth titled in gilt to backstrip; frontispiece from an engraving, with 15 black-and-white plates. Some staining and rubbing to boards, slight bumping to bottom right corner. Signed by author with a dedicatory inscription (dated May 18, 1947) to front free endpaper. Very good.
§ First edition. A thorough and academic look at an eccentric and influential man and his family, with several contemporary illustrations reproduced alongside the text. Item #104359