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The Death of the Moth and Other Essays by  Virginia Woolf - First American Edition - 1942 - from Dale Steffey Books (SKU: 007098)

The Death of the Moth and Other Essays

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The Death of the Moth and Other Essays

by Woolf, Virginia

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • First
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Near Fine/Very Good Plus
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About This Item

New York: Harcourt Brace & Co., 1942. Near Fine, tiny corner bumps, label residue rear paste down, prior owner name and date front end page, in a Very Good Plus Vanessa Bell-designed dust jacket, 1" closed tear bottom edge at spine fold, spine evenly browned, toning to front flap. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

A highly acclaimed collection of twenty-eight essays, sketches, and short stories presenting nearly every facet of the author's work. "Up to the author's highest standard in a literary form that was most congenial to her" (Times Literary Supplement (London)). "Exquisitely written" (New Yorker); "The riches of this book are overwhelming" (Christian Science Monitor). Editorial Note by Leonard Woolf.

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
007098
Title
The Death of the Moth and Other Essays
Author
Woolf, Virginia
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First American Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harcourt Brace & Co.
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1942
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Women Authors;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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