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Self-Portrait of an Artist: From the Diaries and Memoirs of Lady Kennet

by Lady Scott, Kathleen

Condition: Very Good +/No Jacket


London: John Murray, 1949. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo. 368 pp, list of b&w illustrations, Introduction by the Author; Autobiography; Diaries; index. First Edition, 1949. "Kathleen Scott, Baroness Kennet, (1878-1947) was a British sculptor. She was the wife of Antarctic explorer Captain Robert Falcon Scott and the mother of Sir Peter Scott, the painter and ornithologist. By her second marriage, to Edward Hilton Young, she became Baroness Kennet, and mother to the writer and politician Wayland Hilton Young." In mylar protector. Inked name on ffep. Only the slightest external wear with faintly foxed endpapers, and lightly age-toned text block edges. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Blue cloth with black lettering to spines.
  • Bookseller: West Side Book Shop, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 002248
  • Title: Self-Portrait of an Artist: From the Diaries and Memoirs of Lady Kennet
  • Author: Lady Scott, Kathleen
  • Format/binding: Hard Cover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good +
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Publisher: John Murray
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1949
  • Keywords: ART HISTORY BRITISH WOMEN SCULPTORS AUTOBIOGRAPHY LADY SCOTT KATHLEEN (1878-1947) DIARIES AND MEMOIRS
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