Room Of One's Own. First American Edition.

By: WOOLF, Virginia

Price: $50.00

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WOOLF, Virginia. A Room Of One's Own. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1929). First US Printing. Pp. (8),3-199,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Women -- asks Mrs. Woolf -- what is the truth about their nature? Why have men always had power and wealth and influence and fame -- while women had nothing but children? What conditions are necessary fo the creation of works of art? What effects has poverty on works of art? Women -- Mrs. Woolf decides -- having a rather ignominous and subservient past,have their creative lives before them -- provided they can find the fist t wo keys to freedom -- fixed incomes and rooms of their own." - from dustjacket fragment laid in. Much of spine gilt worn away, a couple of small nicksto head of spine, previous owner's name tag affixed inside front board, el se very good. 50.00

Title: Room Of One's Own. First American Edition.

Author Name: WOOLF, Virginia

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York, 1929,:

Seller ID: 108628

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