London: B. T. Batsford, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Item #253609
Dustjacket is good minus. DJ is missing the bottom spine end and much of the bottom rear edge. DJ has other chips, small edge tears, light edge creasing, and is now in a mylar cover. ; Inscribed on the front free endpaper "Edith Haynes Thompson from Inez Haynes Irwin Christmas 1955." Inez Haynes Irwin was a prolific author including the series of Maida books, Angels and Amazons: A Hundred Years of American Women, and many others. She was, as well, a co-founder of the National Collegiate Equal Suffrage League. There is a second inscription lower on the page "For my beloved Grand daughter Cindy Sturges from Nannie."