SACKVILLE-WEST, Vita.

Twelve Days.

An account of a journey across the Bakhtiari Mountains in South-western Persia.

London: The Hogarth Press, 1928 Stock Code: 111407
£975.00
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First edition, first impression, "much of her best, most uninhibited, and least self-conscious writing was in travel pieces and essays, especially Twelve Days (1928), a book of literary sketches of the mountains of Persia, the result of a visit to her husband, who was posted to Tehran in 1925" (ODNB).

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Description

Octavo. Original marbled brown and black cloth, titles to spine in gilt. With dust jacket.

Illustrations

With 32 plates.

Condition

Bookplate to front pastedown. Contents lightly foxed; an excellent copy in the jacket with some light marks to spine and front cover, some nicks and minor chips to extremities and short closed tear to head of front panel.

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