The Ha-Ha.

Dawson (Jennifer)

The Ha-Ha.

Description: FIRST EDITION, pp. 176, crown 8vo, original brown patterned-paper boards, the backstrip lettering in gilt and a little dulled, minor rubbing to extremities, a couple of very faint spots to top edge and endpapers, TLS clipping laid in, dustjacket with very shallow chipping at extremities and a little rubbed, very good

Publication Details: Anthony Blond, 1961

Notes: Inscribed by the author on the flyleaf: 'Robin, with best wishes from Jennifer D.' A scarce Oxford novel - the winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in the year of publication and of note as the earliest of three important novels on mental illness at the beginning of this decade, followed by Kesey's 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' and 'The Bell Jar' by Sylvia Plath (as Victoria Lucas); indeed, Plath is known to have read the present work at the beginning of 1963 (the year 'The Bell Jar' was published), asking her friend Jillian Becker to collect it for her from her flat in Primrose H...more

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Price: £1,250

Subject: Modern First Edition

Published Date: 1961

Stock Number: 66039

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