Jupiter and the Nun.
Signed limited edition, number 23 of 250 copies signed by the author from a limited edition of 360 copies. This copy is inscribed by the author to her friend Adelaide Livingstone whose engraved bookplate is on the front pastedown. Dame Adelaide Livingstone (c.1881–1970) was a peace campaigner who was responsible for organizing the Peace Ballot of 1934–5 and later became a leader of the United Nations Association. This is the last book to be hand-printed by the Woolfs.
Octavo. Original pale blue marbled boards lettered in dark blue, marbled endpapers. Spine rubbed and fraying, boards darkened, edge-rubbed and lightly marked, contents faintly toned. A very good copy.
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