London: Michael Joseph Limited, 1946.
First Edition. Signed by Author. Sackville-West, V. ( Vita ). THE GARDEN. Signed. London: Michael Joseph Limited, 1946. 8vo., 135pp., publisher's decorated gilt buckram. Top edge gilt. Signed Limited Edition. Number 633 of an edition of only 750 signed & numbered copies by The Author and printed on handmade paper. Brownish /oatmeal cloth covered boards with gilt titles within a decorative flower & rope border to the front cover & gilt titles to the spine. Illustrated headings by Broom Lynne. Four poems, one for each season. A very good or better example showing a bit of fade to the spine & upper edge of the front cover; a bit of soiling to the rear. The book block is tight & sharp, the pages clean & free of any blemish. A very nice copy.
Item #31794 Price: US$525.00