London: Peter Owen, 1964. Very Good / Very Good. Item #26952
London: Peter Owen, 1964. First U.K. Edition. Slim octavo; publisher's cloth in gilt price-clipped dust jacket lettered in blue; 94pp. Some minor shelf wear to jacket extremities including closed tear to top margin of upper panel not approaching text, general dust-soil, spine panel darkened, textblock uniformly toned, contemporary ownership signature to front pastedown, later ownership signature to front free endpaper, else a Very Good copy of an obscure work.
First English-language appearance of an early work of Gide's first composed in 1892 at the age of twenty-three.