Good-Bye To All That - An Autobiography - Robert Graves 1929 - Jonathan Cape, London - First Edition, Second State A handsomely bound copy of Graves raw, autobiographical account of the First World War, and the monumental shifts in English society that followed in its aftermath.
‘It is regrettable that so few autobiographies are works of art, they are nearly always overloaded with discursive case history. Graves both describes the growth of a poet’s mind and gives an objective picture of trench-warfare, ending with his total renunciation of the post-war English scene’ – Cyril Connolly, The Modern Movement.
Illustrated with portrait frontispiece of the author, and 8 full page black and white plates, a number of them maps depicting the trenches in France. More Details
Price: HK$ 2,800