The Garden Party
Special LTD Edition.
The Verona Press, London, 1939 . First edition, limited to 1200 numbered copies. Kirkpatrick D6. *A selection of 14 of Mansfield’s stories, only five of which had also been included in the earlier collection with the same title. Though printed in 1939, the Second World War delayed actual publication of this book until 1947, when it was distributed by William Collins. With colored lithographs by Marie Laurencin. The illustrations are in Marie Laurencin’s typical pastel style.
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