His Own Soul.

Arkwright (William)

His Own Soul.

Description: FIRST EDITION, THE AUTHOR'S OWN COPY, corrected throughout in ink or pencil, a few spots and handling marks, pp. xii, 216, crown 8vo, original blue boards, the printed labels to upper board and backstrip lightly browned, that to upper board with holograph note – 'Corrected copy, W.A.', edges untrimmed, a few faint spots to rear endpapers, good

Publication Details: Arthur L. Humphreys, 1920

Notes: The author's revisions are of a substantial quantity and take place at various levels – though generally minor, evincing a subsequent distaste for the use of italics, improving word-use, he occasionally replaces whole sentences or paragraphs. The title-page lists Arkwright as the author of 'Utinam', a fantasy novel illustrated by Glyn Philpot, and 'The Trend' – to this can be added 'Knowledge and Life' and a book on Pointer dogs. The present work, his final publication, is a collection of scattered thoughts and aphorisms, occasionally expressed in verse, ranging from the mundane to the spi...more

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Price: £175

Subject: Modern First Edition

Published Date: 1920

Stock Number: 68675

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