London: Privately Subscribed by Eric Partridge Ltd. 1930. Hardcover. 160p., frontis and one more plate from an illustration by Brooks, author's note, errata sheet tipped-in at rear, very mild toning to endpapers, a very good first edition limited to 560 copies, 525 of which are for sale, in green cloth and bright gilt, top edge gilt in mylar.
Barney's second book in English, a spiritual novel about a suicide and reincarnation as a hermaphrodite. Inbspired by the death of Renee Vivien. A very scarce work from one of the most influential lesbian and feminist writers whose life inspired "Well of Loneliness" and whose Paris salons rivaled those of Gertrude Stein.
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