The Letters.London, The Hogarth Press, 1975-80 Stock Code: 137435
NotesFirst editions, first impressions, inscribed by Nigel Nicolson on the title page of each volume. The letters record in stunning detail the evolution of Woolf's unmistakable style and provide an impressively comprehensive gathering of her correspondence from childhood until her death in 1941.
Volumes I and II: "Nigel Nicolson"
Volumes III, IV and V: "Inscribed for Jean Turner by Nigel Nicolson, Sissinghurst Castle April 1980"
Volume VI: "To Jean Turner from Nigel Nicolson June 23 1982 Sissinghurst Castle".
6 volumes, octavo. Original blue boards, spines lettered in gilt. With the dust jackets.
Frontispieces to vols. I, V, and VI.
Negligible rubbing to board edges, occasional faint offsetting to endpapers, pale foxing to top edges, book blocks square, contents clean; a near-fine set in the jackets with gently sunned spines, light foxing to spines and versos, a little creasing to spine ends.
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