FOCUS ON LIFE, by Austin Osman Spare - 1975 [Limited Ed]



Focus On Life

written and illustrated by Austin Osman Spare

This book is number 128 of 500 printed in this limited edition. Originally published in 1921, this over-sized reprint is a luscious "coffee table" style book featuring some of his "automatic drawings" accompanied by some of his theories and philosophies on the occult. 44 pages. 10 x 12.75 inches.

Publishing Info: Askin Publishers, Hertfordshire, UK. 1975.

Overall in VERY GOOD+ condition, with VERY GOOD- DJ.

  • Book looks very nice overall. It has some wear, but was obviously treated with care.
  • Blue cloth over boards is clean, with gently bumped spine ends and three corners bumped.
  • Gilt on spine is bright and clear.
  • Inside pages are a cream linen and free of marks or obvious age toning.
  • Pastedowns show some minor age toning.
  • Dust jacket looks very nice behind Mylar and is backed with archival paper.
  • Close examination of the DJ shows some dirt and aging on back. Overall it has some minor scuffs / shelfwear, with light to moderate edgewear, including gently chipped corners and spine ends. Closed half-inch tear from top on back. Closed tear at lower edge on front was taped years ago.
  • CR20140827

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Subject: Philosophy
Topic: Occult
Original/Facsimile: Original
Binding: Hardcover w/Jacket
Special Attributes: 1st Edition
Publisher: Askin Publishers
Place of Publication: Hertfordshire UK
Year Printed: 19750000
Author: Austin Osman Spare
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
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