(LONDON). SLADEN, Douglas. ~ Sladen’s London and its Leaders (illustrated). London: Sands & Co, .
Oblong 8vo (120 × 181 mm). Numerous plates (portraits and views), most from photographs, adverts. Original red cloth, gilt. Corners slightly bumped. A very good copy.
First edition of a fascinating survey of Edwardian London society. It includes lists of leading hostesses (with portraits), leading Americans, the nobility, fashionable hotels and restaurants and so on.