Memoirs of an Infantry Officer.
London: Faber and Faber, 1931. 8vo. Signed, limited edition. #6 of 320 numbered copies. First illustrated edition (text first published in 1930). Original pictorial vellum. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Dust-wrapper, covers, endpapers and fifteen full page colour lithographs and numerous black and white illustrations by Barnett Freedman. Slight fading and browning to the spine of the d/w and rubbing to the top edge. The slipcase has a bit of rubbing to the edges. Fine in fine d/w. Item #5080
Beautifully illustrated edition of the second volume of Sassoon's fictional memoirs signed on the limitation page by the author and the artist. One of the supreme achievements of Barnett Freedman's career as a book illustrator, although it was his first major book commission.