1949; The Hogarth Press publishers, London; hardbound smaller book with pink/red boards; boards are faded a bit; no dust jacket; some foxing inside cover; owner's name inside cover; see pics; overall pretty good.


Introduction -

"I have occupied this idle, empty winter with writing a story.  It has been written to please myself, without thought of my own vanity or modesty, without regard for other people's feelings, without considering whether I shock or hurt the living, without scrupling to speak of the dead.


The world, I know is changing.  I am not indifferent to the revolution that has caught us in its mighty skirts... This account of what happened to me during a year that I spent at school in France seems ..."

OLIVIA by Olivia

SKU: BS20p