New York: Vanguard Press. Published October, 1945. 1st edition. Dark blue cloth hardcover with dust jacket, measures 9-3/4" x 7". Numerous illustrations present by the author. Signed with inscription by John Groth on front free endpaper. Studio: Europe is the author's impressions of World War II in both word and illustration. Groth was a war correspondent for the Chicago Sun, and his first story was the liberation of Paris. Groth was a very popular magazine illustrator, found in many of the same Esquire Magazines Hemingway was writing short stories and essays during the 1930's. Hemingway wrote the introduction for the artist - author John Groth's book; Groth also writes of Hemingway, during WWII in chapter 12 "Schloss' Hemingway", as well as a drawing of Hemingway. Book in very good condition, with flaws noted: Price clipped dust jacket in fair condition - chipped and torn edges, and 1/2" closed tear on top and bottom. DJ now enclosed in a Bro-dart crystal clear archival dust jacket cover. Book clean and tight, with slightly bumped lower corners. Signature on free endpaper has old, clear tape over top and yellowing part of signature. Could be removed with a trained hand.