First edition, first printing. Original paper-covered boards with brown cloth spine. Illustrated with woodcuts by Vanessa Bell. 8vo. 91 pp. A very good copy, the binding square and firm, rubbed and nicked at the extremities and with some darkening to the white portions of the illustration. The spine remains clean and firm without tears. The contents, with the habitual offsetting opposite the illustrations, and some toning to the endpapers are otherwise clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps.
1000 copies printed. A collection of eight short stories: A Haunted House; A Society; Monday or Tuesday; An Unwritten Novel; The String Quartet; Blue and Green; Kew Gardens; The Mark on the Wall. Five of the stories appear in print for the first time; The Mark on the Wall (1917), Kew Gardens (1919) and An Unwritten Novel (1920) having been published previously. (Kirkpatrick A5a; Woolmer 17).
Stock code: 17817