London, South Kensington
13 November 2008
WAUGH, Evelyn (1903-66). Work Suspended. Two Chapters of an Unfinished Novel. London: Chapman and Hall, 1942. 8°. Half title. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. FIRST EDITION, ONE OF 500 COPIES. PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "Bridget, with love from Evelyn, Christmas 1942."
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