A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN.London: The Hogarth Press, 1929.
Vanessa Bell. First Edition. First Edition. First Issue. First Trade Edition. Small crown 8vo., 172pp. A near fine or better copy in cinnamon cloth, gilt titles to the spine, contents clean. In a handsome copy of the elusive Vanessa Bell designed dustwrapper that has the distinction of the rarely seen 5/0 yellow price sticker affixed to the front panel. Very minor restoration at the extremites, this dustwrapper looks splendid. In a custom designed TBCL cinnamon cloth slipcase with the Hogarth Press wolf's head logo embossed on the side. Woolf's major polemic against patriarchy, based loosely on two lectures she delivered, one at Newnham and the other at Girton. Kirkpatrick And Clarke A12a. Woolmer 215. Woolf observed in her diary, "I shall be attacked for a feminist". An increasingly uncommon & important Woolf title & 20th century literary highlight.
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