BEATON, Cecil. The Face of the World. Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1957.
4to., in original cloth with Cecil Beaton dust wrapper; pp. 240, lavishly illustrated throughout, text printed on varied coloured paper; wrapper price-clipped and sunned to spine, previous owner's inscription to ffep, otherwise a very good copy.
First edition. A fine array of Beaton's portraits and landscapes featuring, amongst others, Graham Greene, Somerset Maugham, Waugh, Churchill, Olivier, Gielgud, Fonteyn, Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, Noel Coward, Lucien Freud, and Grace Kelly.