My Life as a Matador: The Autobiography of Carlos Arruza by Barnaby Conrad (1960) first edition book


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Barnaby Conrad - My Life as a Matador: The Autobiography of Carlos Arruza

London: Hutchinson, 1960. First English edition (first published in the United States by Houghton Mifflin in 1956). Hardcover. 8vo. 174 pp. Blue cloth binding with red and gold cover ornamentation and spine lettering. Illustrated with dozens of photographs. Good condition. Light wear to edges of boards, textblock. Clean interior. Dust jacket is edgeworn with several small open tears and flexion creases, is missing a a couple chunks along lower front edge (see photos).

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