Author: Ronald Searle
Publisher: London, Macdonald, 1949
8vo. Original cloth with dust wrapper. Slight rubbing to spine ends of wrapper otherwise a near fine copy.
“This book might have been described as an “Illustrated Guide to the Fairer Sex”, but we think you will enjoy it best as a further collection of this brilliant young artist’s highly amusing, and largely acidulous, drawings. Once again pride (or infamy) of place is given to the girls of St. Trinian’s, but the field is large and the artist takes aim at all kinds and conditions of women, stopping at most stations between the cradle and a well-earned widowhood”