MRS. DALLOWAY.London: Hogarth Press, 1925.
Vanessa Bell. First Edition. Woolf, Virginia. MRS. DALLOWAY. London: Hogarth Press, 1925. "Mrs. Dalloway said she would buy the flowers herself". First Edition of Virginia Woolf's fourth novel. 8vo. 293 pp. A fine copy in rust cloth, one tiny minor tip bump, some minor scattered foxing to the edges, bright gilt titles to the spine in a stunning example of the Vanessa Bell designed dustwrapper with only small repair at the crown edge. "Anticipating criticism of Jacob's Room on the eve of its publication, Woolf wrote in her Diary that, "if they say all this is clever experiment, I shall produce Mrs. Dalloway in Bond Street as the finished product"...In the fall of 1922, the short story 'Mrs. Dalloway In Bond Street 'branched into a book' and Woolf began to think of the story as the first chapter of her new novel". Hussey, Mark. Kirkpatrick and Clarke A9a. Woolmer 82.
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