Jane Austen in London.
"Some of this material was printed in the Report of the Jane Austen Society for 1955, but it has been revised and enlarged." 22-page stapled pamphlet in striped card wrapper. 7 b&w illustrations include Henry Austen, floor plan of 64 Sloane Street, period illustrations of Covent Garden neighborhood, Hans Place, and photos of the interior of 10 Henrietta Street. The focus is mostly on the places Austen stayed, and descriptions of what is left in the 1950's when the author visited them, but excerpts from Austen's letters and other information helps the reader envision how Austen spent her time there. Very good condition, clean, no marks, no previous owner name. Slight bump to top corner is the only defect. Scarce 1st edition. Includes notes on JAS stationery from Sir Hugh Smiley, JAS Secretary. Printed in Great Britain by C. Mills & Co., Alton, Hampshire, for the Jane Austen Society. 1960. USED. $55.00