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BOSANQUET, Theodora. Paul Valéry. London: Published by Leonard and VirginiaWoolf at The Hogarth Press, 52 Tavistock Square, 1933. First Printing. Pp. (4),5-136, portrait frontispiece. Small 8vo, reddish-orange cloth spine wi th patterned orange and white paper covered boards, black lettering to spine. Woolmer, A Checklist of the Hogarth Press 316. A survey of the life and career of the French poet and philosopher. Front inner hinge starting, small dampspot to top edge, else very good. With two signed cards by the author, addressed to Mrs. [Marie] Adami (author of a biography of Keats's youngersister) laid in. Card 1: [a postcard depicting Chartres, dated 22.12.37] " To wish you a / happy Christmas and to / hope for a meeting / sometime in the New / Year. / Theodora Bosanquet". Sent from 1b Bay Tree Lodge, Frognal,London, NW3. Card 2: [dated 14.7.38.] "Dear Mrs. Adami / Thursday 21st sui ts me perfectly -- / much better really than the 26th. There is / always a wonderful feeling of [???] about / the day after press day! I'll be at the / 'Book' at 12:45 / yours / Theodora Bosanquet". For the lot. 125.00
Title: Paul Valery. First Edition, with two signed postcards laid in.
Publisher: Hogarth Press, London, 1933,:
Item: 1.00 Item
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