Riverside, Connecticut, 1951.
First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition, a privately printed early autobiography of Alfred Harcourt and Harcourt Brace & Co., not intended for sale but rather for gift distribution to friends and associates. This copy nicely Inscribed to T. S. Eliot by Alfred Harcourt on the second free endpaper. Fine in black over green paper covered boards, gilt titles to the spine. Small 8vo. 120 pp. "Don Brace was making periodic business trips to London. The success of The Economic Consequences Of The Peace and Queen Victoria gave him an immediate introduction to John Maynard Keynes and Lytton Strachey. They introduced him to Virginia Woolf. Over the next few years we learned to know the whole Bloomsbury Group"
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