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The Resource On being ill, by Virginia Woolf

On being ill, by Virginia Woolf

Label
On being ill, by Virginia Woolf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First edition
  • Woolf's essay, in which she seeks to establish illness as a serious subject of literature, first appeared in the January 1926 issue of the literary magazine The Criterion, edited by T.S. Eliot
  • Small black and white print of two doves in a basket of flowers on page [1] at end, by Vanessa Bell
  • Issued in quarter vellum binding with aquamarine cloth sides; green, blue, gray and orange marbled endpapers; illustrated dust jacket designed by the author's sister Vanessa Bell, printed in shades of gray, yellow, black, and white, featuring a dark gray grid over a yellow circle within a light gray square
  • Limited edition of 250 copies, numbered and signed by the author in violet ink
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
34, [2] pages
Lccn
82466926
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: is no. 245 of 250 copies. This is a preliminary state copy, with the limitation notice corrected ("125" corrected to "250"). In original binding, with dust jacket. Booklabel of Majl Ewing in upper right corner of front pastedown.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09155183
  • ucoclc9155183
Label
On being ill, by Virginia Woolf
Publication
Note
  • First edition
  • Woolf's essay, in which she seeks to establish illness as a serious subject of literature, first appeared in the January 1926 issue of the literary magazine The Criterion, edited by T.S. Eliot
  • Small black and white print of two doves in a basket of flowers on page [1] at end, by Vanessa Bell
  • Issued in quarter vellum binding with aquamarine cloth sides; green, blue, gray and orange marbled endpapers; illustrated dust jacket designed by the author's sister Vanessa Bell, printed in shades of gray, yellow, black, and white, featuring a dark gray grid over a yellow circle within a light gray square
  • Limited edition of 250 copies, numbered and signed by the author in violet ink
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
34, [2] pages
Lccn
82466926
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: is no. 245 of 250 copies. This is a preliminary state copy, with the limitation notice corrected ("125" corrected to "250"). In original binding, with dust jacket. Booklabel of Majl Ewing in upper right corner of front pastedown.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09155183
  • ucoclc9155183

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