LEWIS, Wyndham. Blasting & Bombardiering. Autobiography (1914-1926).

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LEWIS, Wyndham Blasting & Bombardiering. Autobiography (1914-1926). London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1937.

8vo. Original orange cloth; lettered in black to spine; in the unusually bright unclipped jacket (15s. Net); pp. [viii], 312; with numerous photographs and illustrations by the author; scattered foxing throughout, particularly to prelims, edges and p. 211-219, else a very good copy in a slightly shelf-worn jacket, which is slighly chipped at the spine ends but else remarkably clean.
First edition.
The portraits by Lewis include Joyce, Eliot, Pound, Augustus John, Noel Coward, Nancy Cunard and Ezra Pound. Other characters who appear within the autobiography include Auden, T.E. Lawrence and the Sitwells. An interesting aspect of the war and immediate post-war period.