THE WAVES. Virginia Woolf.


New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1931. First American Edition. Attractive copy Woolf's experimental novel (a "playpoem," in her own words), told in a series of six soliloquies spoken by the books' characters. Connolly 100; Kirkpatrick A16b. Item #3635

First Printing, one of 10,000 copies. Octavo (19.25cm); blue-violet cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; purple topstain; dustjacket; 297,[5]pp. Short, hairline tear to crown, price sticker and tiny hand-stamp to upper rear pastedown, else Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), very gently spine-sunned, with some trivial rubbing to extremities; Near Fine.

Price: $750.00

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