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A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN

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A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN

by Woolf, Virginia

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Good+ with no dust jacket; . Brown covers with gilt (faded) on spine. No dust jacket. Bottom left corner of front cover badly c
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London: Hogarth Press. Good+ with no dust jacket; . Brown covers with gilt (faded) on spine. No . dust jacket. Bottom left corner of front cover badly creased - see photo. . Small previous owner inscription on inner front ep Dec 1929. Later owner . small plate bottom left of inner front cover (see photo). Book is slightly . askew. Contents clean and a tight copy. Good condition - a scarce copy. In . photo, cover looks stained but is only a shadow .. 1929. First British Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Only 4000 copies of this edition were printed. ; 8vo; Oct 1929. Only 3040 copies carried the 1929 date. .

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
collectiblefirsteditions US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
325
Title
A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN
Author
Woolf, Virginia
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good+ with no dust jacket; . Brown covers with gilt (faded) on spine. No dust jacket. Bottom left corner of front cover badly c
Edition
First British Edition; Second Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hogarth Press
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1929

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