New York and London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, 1981. First American Edition, Second Printing. Cloth and boards. 8vo (8 1/4" x 5 3/4"), light blue quarter cloth with silver lettering on spine over off-white boards, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with portrait depicting Virginia Woolf's head using a linoleum cut by Stephen Alcorn, [viii] + 69 pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #5670
Edna O'Brien, DBE (born 1930) is an Irish novelist, memoirist, playwright, poet and short story writer. Philip Roth described her as "the most gifted woman now writing in English."
First performed by the Stratford Festival in Canada in 1980. Starring Maggie Smith as Virginia.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION internally & externally! Nearly flawless and very tight, bright, and clean cloth and dj (unclipped). "First Edition" stated on copyright page with code "B" signifying a second printing. No remainder marks.