ORLANDO. Presentation Copy To Vanessa Bell.London: The Hogarth Press, 1928.
First Edition. Woolf, Virginia. ORLANDO. Presentation Copy to Vanessa Bell. London: The Hogarth Press, 1928. True First Trade Edition in the publisher's First Issue orange cloth. Virginia Woolf Presentation Copy Inscribed to Vanessa Bell. First Edition. 8vo., 299pp. Neatly signed by Vanessa Bell on the second free endpaper, Inscribed by Virginia Woolf on the front free endpaper: "Vanessa / From her slave and sister". A wonderful copy of this book with appropriate painterly stains to the boards - content clean. This was Vanessa's copy and it hung around her universe, acquiring constant evidence of her life's energies. Much has been written about their relationship but Almost everything that could ever be said about the two is encapsulated in this short, poignant presentation. Lacking the meaningless dustwrapper which you can only say about this copy, perhaps the most important Woolf to arrive to market, ever. In a custom ribbon tied, 1/4 blue goatskin clamshell case, titles & decorations nicely gilt-stamped at the spine.
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