BERNARD SHAW. George Bernard Shaw, Michael Holroyd.


[Volumes I-III]. Comprising: Volume I: 1856-1898. The search for love. Pp. viii+488; Volume II: 1898-1918. The Pursuit of Power. Pp. x+422; Volume III: 1918-1950. The Lure of Fantasy. Pp. x+546(last blank); each volume with 32 plates, pictorial endpapers, small decoration on half-title page, bibliographical note, and index; all med. 8vo; gilt lettered black cloth, the top fore-corner of upper board Volume I faintly bruised; dust wrappers, the first two volumes price-clipped, edges of Volume I a trifle split, backstrip of same volume slightly creased; upper hinge tender Volume III, edges of leaves lightly foxed; Chatto & Windus, London, 1988; 1989; 1991. First editions. *The first three volumes of the definitive biography of George Bernard Shaw. A fourth and final volume, 1950-1991. The Last Laugh, was published in 1992. Item #137172

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