London: Gerald Howe Ltd., 1927.
1st Edition. Signed by Author. Sackville-West, Vita. APHRA BEI-m. THE INCOMPARABLE ASTREA. Signed. London: Gerald Howe Ltd., (1927).
First Edition Signed on the title-page by Vita Sackville-West, additionally Inscribed and Dated in the year of publication by the author's mother on the front endpaper: 'To Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton Rice from the author's Mother, Victoria Sackville,
Christrnas, 1927."4 pp. Als. by Victoria Sackville to the dedicatee laid-in, discussing Aphra Behn, Virginia Woolf, Harold Nicolson, (my son-inlaw), her obligation to sell her "beloved" house and its contents, her life and income in her rich days, her
income and spending habits pre-WWI. A near fine copy in navy cloth, gilt titles to the spine, (light overall use) in a near fine dustwrapper with some paper loss at the crown and heel of the spine. Publisher's booklet laid-in. 8vo. 93 pp. Cross &
Ravenscroft-Hulme A 15a.
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