Edited by Graydon Carter & Cullen Murphy. History by David Kamp. Photographs by Jonathan Becker & Christopher Simon Sykes.
Anderson & Sheppard Ltd & Quercus Publishing. London. 2011. First edition, first printing. Inscribed and signed by 17 members of staff of Anderson & Sheppard - 'Dear James, With many thanks from all of us.' Hardback; brown cloth-bound boards, with title-label pasted to front board. 296 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour and b&w. English. 295 x 250mm. 2.1kg. 9781848661684. Good; light shelf wear to boards, occasional light soiling to cloth, much of title on spine rubbed away.
An illustrated history of Savile Row tailors Anderson & Sheppard. The book was published to mark the centenary of the company. A history of the firm is accompanied by photographs from the archives and of today's workrooms and tailors. Images of famous clients include Fred Astaire, Philip Sassoon, Noel Coward, Cary Grant, Cecil Beaton, Baron Guy de Rothschild, Tom Ford, Prince Charles, Fran Lebowitz and Marlene Deitrich. This copy signed by seventeen members of the Anderson & Sheppard staff.