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A Room of One's Own

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A Room of One's Own

by Virginia Woolf

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: Hogarth Press, 1929. 1st Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. In brown cloth boards in good repair apart from some tiny paint spots to the cover and fading to the spine. This is a first printing of the first edition of Virginia Woolf's feminist essay. There is a dedication and signature in ink on the flyleaf and the pages are age tanned but it is a good tight clean copy.; 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall

Synopsis

A Room of One's Own was first published in October 1929 in the UK and USA alike as a limited edition run of 492 numbered, signed copies. The first English edition and impression was released three days later with the Vanessa Bell dust jacket, published by Hogarth Press, the Woolfs' own publishing house. The first US edition was published by Harcourt Brace & Co.

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Bookseller
Reader’s Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
001490
Title
A Room of One's Own
Author
Virginia Woolf
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hogarth Press
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1929

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
age tanned
Age tanning, or browning, occurs over time on the pages of books.  This process can show up on just the edges of pages,...[more]

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