The Dove’s Nest
1st/2nd issue. 1923. London Bombay Sydney: Constable & Company, (1923). Original grey cloth, with dust jacket. First Edition of this collection of six complete and fifteen unfinished stories by this New Zealander (who moved to England in 1908). This was the first book published after the author’s death (earlier that year, at the age of 34 — due to the tuberculosis she had contracted during the Great War); the anonymous Introduction is by her husband John Middleton Murry. Some browning to inside cover. Spotting on edges with book closed.