The slender, illustrated coffee-table book by Lees-Milne on William Beckford; builder of the short-lived Gothic-Revival Fonthill Abbey (then the tallest building in Britain), author of Vathek, etc. Living statues, a court of dwarves, & scandalous behavior at the turn of the Nineteenth Century. VG/VG. 128 pages.
Compton Russell, 1976
hardcover, very good condition, very good dust jacket