Title: From Cabbages To Kings
Author: Lisa Sheridan
Illustrator: Val Biro
Year: 1955 (First Edition)
Publisher: Odhams Press Limited
Book Condition: Excellent
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Description: The founder of Studio Lisa tells here for the first time the fascinating story of her life and relates her experiences as a photographer of Royalty with many new and interesting sidelights on the off-duty life of the Royal Family.
Dust jacket illustration by Val Biro (of Gumdrop fame). Features excellent, high-quality b&w photographs of the Royal Family taken by the author, plus a b&w self-portrait on the frontispiece.
Buff cloth boards with gilded text on spine. Spine and corners lightly bumped. Dust jacket is a little frayed along the head of the spine and is lightly scuffed along its extremities. Small closed tear on rear, but otherwise complete with no losses. Not price-clipped (bears original price of 21s. net). Gift inscription in blue ballpoint on ffep. A hint of tanning in the gutter, otherwise all pages are in excellent condition.
Copies in jackets are scarce.
Measures 25 cm × 18.5 cm (10″ × 7.4″). Small 4to. 190 pp.