By: HARDY (interest) / HAWKINS, DESMOND:
Alan Sutton 1982 (1st.).:
Seller ID: 84773
Size 6.0 x 8.75 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). Owner’s bookplate to half title page. Author’s neat inscription to main title page. Else a very clean and tight copy. 148pp. With b/w photographs. Over 7 years Dr.Hawkins slowly accumulated the evidence to paint a portrait of the remarkable woman who inspired Hardy’s poem "Concerning Agnes" and her life and times. Agnes, the daughter of General Augustus Pitt-Rivers was Presid... View More...