Brian Howard: Portrait of a Failure
Mary Jaqueline Lancaster, editor.
London: Blond, 1968. The rare biography of the eccentric poet, ne'er do-well, "mad, bad and dangerous to know", composed of gathered recollections, by Harold & William Acton, E. M. Forster, Christopher Isherwood, Bryan Guinness, Nancy Cunard, the Sitwells, Mitfords and Whistlers, etc. 639 pages. Illustrated with about 60 plates. Light shelf wear, page edges a bit spotted, light foxing. Previous owner’s bookplate.