TASSINARI, Giovanna (Hartog)

Title Brush up your Italian: With thirty drawings by P. R. Ward. General Editor W. G. Hartog.
Illustrator Ward, P R.
Publisher London J. M. Dent
Date 1952
Book ID 37992


Reprint of further revised 1949 edition. Decorated cloth, no dust-wrapper. Endpaper maps. xiv+113 pp... With engaging b/w illustrations throughout. In very good condition, neat owner name inside. Clean, bright and tight. First published in 1931. Humorous drawings and quaint phraseology depict a studiously uncritical portrayal of “abroad” during the inter-war period. The Brush Up series, first published in Rothermere’s Daily Mail, is a fascinating reflection of certain British perspectives at the time.
Price: £12.00