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ROBERTS (William) Memories of the War to End War 1914-1918. 1st Ed., [ii]+45pp., 2 portraits & 2 plates. Published Privately in a Limited Edition, printed by Lund Humphries. nd (c.1980).  #57601
[HLMainPic] An artist of the Vorticist circle & an acquaintance of Wyndham Lewis, Roberts served as a gunner in a 4.5 How. Battery RGA: rare privately printed memoirs & a few letters from France 1916-18, prefaced by an interesting explanation of how he came to join the Royal Artillery. Two plates reproduced (in black & white) of war paintings by the author in the Vorticist style; he also designed the striking front wrapper. Orig. orange dec. wraps., VG & very scarce. See illustration on our website.   £85

     


 

 



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