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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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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company. 1929. F First American Edition; Early Printing Used. H Hardcover. Very Good-. In light yellow jacket with blue titling and upper cover illustration, 8vo, 172 pages. An early printing of the First American edition in Harcourt's jacket priced $2.00 at bottom of front flap, additional harcourt Virginia Woolfe titles advertised on rear flap and jacket panel. Copyright page with 1929 and no further dates or marks. (light rubbing to jacket extremities, browning/darkening to jacket at foredges and spine, cloth spine dulled; endpapers toned from offset).

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
Vashon Island Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
0813448
Title
A Room of One's Own
Author
Woolf, Virginia
Format/binding
H Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good-
Jacket condition
J Good
Edition
F First American Edition; Early Printing Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harcourt, Brace and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1929
Keywords
Spel2015 Woolf, Virginia English Literature 20th Century English Fiction Essay
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

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