New York: W. W. Norton & Company, (1965), 1965.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. Sarton, May. MRS. STEVENS HEARS THE MERMAIDS SINGING. Signed. New York: Norton, . First Edition of May Sarton's signature work neatly Inscribed by her on the front free endpaper. "To Mickey / with love from Bert / and signed very specially by the author / May Sarton / Jan. 1968." 8vo. 220 pp. Fine in 1/4 beige cloth over black paper covered boards, red and black titles to the spine in a bright, fresh dustwrapper with some light use. A beautiful copy of May Sarton's 'coming out' novel, embraced by the Feminist and Gay and Lesbian movements. An important book.
Item #30721 Price: US$750.00