Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1952. First. hardcover. 342 pages, 8vo, teal cloth (gently edge-worn), dust wrapper (heavily worn). Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1952). First edition. A very good copy in a good dust wrapper. very good / good.
Typed letter signed "Vera" pasted sideways onto the front free endpaper, 6.25 x 7 inches, bottom edge trimmed, 1 page, London, September 12, 1952. In part: "Dearest Hope, My publisher is sending you a copy of a new book of mine. I am particularly anxious to have you read it as you will recognize a great many thinks [sic]. I know you will understand better than most people and I would love to hear from you after you read it."