Ariel, André Maurois
First published title of Penguin!
Sixt impression 1937
André Maurios knowledge of English and the English mentality is amazing. It was certainly a fortunate chance that made him liaison officer between the French and the English armies during the (First World) War, for it was while serving in this capacity that began he began to study us at close quarters, and wrote his 'Colonel Bramble,'following it with a series of distinguished historical biographies.
his biographies include 'Disraeli,' 'Byron,' 'Marshal Lyautey, ' and 'Dickens.
Ariel, André Maurois, good condition
Penguin Books no.: 1, 1937, pocket with dust jacket, 252 pages
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