Jane Austen's Lady Susan: A Facsimile of the Manuscript in the Pierpont Morgan Library and the 1925 Printed Edition.

SKU: 90041-1

Preface by A. Walton Litz. Rare find in new condition. The 1925 portion includes an anonymous preface by R. W. Chapman. Part 1: The facsimile of the original manuscript of Lady Susan in Austen's handwriting as presented to her niece Lady Knatchbull. The manuscript is now at the Morgan Library and this publication was made with permission of the Pierpont Morgan Library.  Part 2: Text of Lady Susan by Jane Austen, written about 1805, first published in 1871, "now reprinted from the manuscript at Oxford" (the "1925 printed edition" published by the Clarendon Press in 1925). Oversized (9x11) in biege and sea green cloth. Some very light foxing from dust on top edge of pages. Clarendon Press, 1925. USED. $90