The Portrait of Zelide.
Ironic portrait of Madame de Charriere, 18th c writer and composer influenced by Rousseau and Diderot. Scott, an architect, was also a friend of Edith Wharton, lover of Vita Sackville-West, and editor of a collection of Boswell's papers. This critically acclaimed biography shows what we missed - he ran out of time - he died at age 45. Constable & Co., London, 1934. Hb. USED. $35.00