The Celebrity Zoo (First Visit) (1925)
Book ID: 64099
The Celebrity Zoo (First Visit). Some Desultory Rhymes and Caricatures. Dublin: Nolan, 1925. Stated 3rd Edition -No. 225. Large pictorial wrappers, light creasing to corners & fraying to outer edge of upper wrapper; contents in good condition.
A De Luxe edition of 200 copies, signed by the author & with hand-coloured Illustrations was also issued.
Features twenty character sketches with accompanying satirical verses. Those featured include W.B. Yeats, Douglas Hyde, ‘AE’, Lennox Robinson, James Stephens, Darrell Figgis, et al.
Isabella Mary Macnie was born in Dublin in 1869, and became a cartoonist in her fifties, under the pen-name Mac.