4to. xiv + 236pp, 40 photo plates. Publisher’s cloth, slightly worn and soiled, spine neatly repaired. Roderick Gradidge’s copy (book label).
The first biography of the British sculptor Sir Alfred Gilbert (1854-1934), written in his lifetime by his most devoted British admirer. Much of its narrative is based on Gilbert’s own recollections and on documentary material made available by him to the author.