London: Jonathan Cape, 1940. First Edition. Octavo, original gray cloth titled in black on spine & front panel. 212 pp +  pp publisher's catalogue bound in at rear. Front free endpaper neatly replaced (although we can see a bit of glue tracing on the margin of the verso). Lower front fore-edge corner a touch soft; spine slightly tanned; a good to very good copy in the original printed dust jacket which is quite browned and soiled but complete and with the price corner intact. A rare book, especially in the dust jacket. Item #311197
¶ First edition of Helen Ferguson's first book to be published under the name Anna Kavan.