London: The Hogarth Press, 1978.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. (Bloomsbury Group). Partridge, Frances. A PACIFIST'S WAR. Signed. London: The Hogarth Press, 1978. First Edition of Frances Partridge's World War 11 diaries covering the years 1939-1945, Inscribed by her on the front free endpaper. "To . With best wishes from, Frances Partridge". A near fine copy in brown cloth, gilt titles to the spine in a just about fine illustrated dustwrapper designed by Angelica Garnett, Virginia Woolf's neice and Vanessa Bell's daughter. Black and white photographs throughout. 8vo. 223 pp. The author's stunning recollections of the Bloomsbury Group, her husband Ralph Partridge, Dora Carrington, Lytton Strachey, Virginia and Leonard Woolf, Gerald Brenan, David Garnett, Vanessa and Clive Bell, Duncan Grant et al. A fascinating portrait.
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