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Fanfare for Elizabeth.

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Fanfare for Elizabeth.

Stock Code 106014

London, Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1946

First edition - with dustjacket by Jack Matthew. First edition of Edith Sitwell's Fanfare for Elizabeth; a striking account of love, betrayal, and religion as it unfolds in the court of King Henry VIII. The youthful hardships of Elizabeth are played out against the backdrop of the great drama of Henry's struggles with the Pope, and his six wives.

First edition, first impression; 8vo, (22.5 x 14.7 cm); 4 black-and-white illustrations (including frontispiece), half-title, scattered light foxing; publisher's green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, unclipped pictorial dustjacket designed by Jack Matthew, some wear and losses to dustjacket, overall a good copy; [vii], 202pp.

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Shapero Rare Books is an internationally renowned dealer in antiquarian & rare books and works on paper.

Our Bookshop and Gallery can be found in the heart of Mayfair at 106 New Bond Street, where most of our stock is available to view and on public display.

We exhibit at major international art fairs, including TEFAF (Maastricht and New York), Frieze Masters, Art Miami and Masterpiece London, as well as antiquarian & rare book fairs including New York, Paris, London, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Hong Kong.

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Fanfare for Elizabeth.

SITWELL, Edith.

Stock code: 106014

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