Wide Sargasso Sea.London: Andre Deutsch, 1966 Stock Code: 136591
First edition, first impression. Written as a response to Charlotte Brontë's novel Jane Eyre (1847), Wide Sargasso Sea tells the story of the "madwoman in the attic". This was Jean Rhys's return to the literary scene, and includes an introduction to her work by Francis Wyndham.
Octavo. Original red boards, spine lettered in gold. With the dust jacket, designed by Eric Thomas.
Spine slightly cocked. A very good copy indeed, in the bright jacket.
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