Lot 8

BEERBOHM, Max (1872-1956).  Zuleika Dobson or An Oxford Love Story. London: William Heinemann, 1911. 8vo. Half title and title printed in red and black. Original red cloth gilt, uncut (lower joints split, some staining and rubbing). Provenance: Donald H. Nicol (pencil signature on front pastedown). FIRST EDITION of this celebrated comic satire and Beerbohm’s only novel. According to E. M. Forster, it is “… a great work – the most consistent achievement of fantasy in our time … [and has] a beauty unattainable by serious literature.”

Estimate: £30-£50