CHARLESTON SAVED. 1979-1989. Signed
(Bell, Vanessa). Arnold, Anthea
Price: 75.00 CAD
London: Robert Hale, (2010), 2010. London: Robert Hale, (2010). 2010. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. First Edition Signed by author Anthea Arnold on the title-page. A sterling history of the restoration and preservation of Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant's Charleston farmhouse, meeting place for members of the Bloomsbury Group, (where John Maynard Keynes wrote, The Economic Consequences Of The Peace), exploring its history, designs, developments and maintenance that now attracts thousands of tourists yearly. Illustrated with sumptuous colour photographs recalling the daily lives of its inhabitants and Bloomsbury Group visitors, including Clive Bell, David Garnett, Lytton Strachey, Roger Fry, Virginia and Leonard Woolf, E.M. Forster et al. 8vo. 144 pp. Fine in black cloth, gilt titles in a fine pictorial dustwrapper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1st Edition. Fine.