London, South Kensington
25 October 2007
WAUGH, Evelyn (1903-66). Helena. A Novel. London: Chapman & Hall, 1950. Large 8° (255 x 175mm). Half title (a few light spots). Original white buckram, spine lettered in gilt, uncut (spine a little discoloured, some light staining). FIRST EDITION ON LARGE PAPER. PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "For darling Bridget [Grant, Waugh's sister-in-law], with all my love, Evelyn, Oct. 1st 1950."
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