Jacket design and illustration: Fred Marcellino
Publisher: Poseidon Press
Edition: First Edition, Paperback
When Evelyn Waugh says, “radiantly delightful...a book difficult to praise temperately,” how could a publisher, or Fred, resist featuring the quote on the jacket? Fred produced a number of covers for Ackerley’s books; for this one, a playful photo offset by an appropriate decorative device.