A ROOM IN CHELSEA SQUARE. First Edition 1958. Anonymous.
First Edition book- Original anonymous publication – A room in chelsea square.
Semi Autobiographical book by Michael nelson
The book was originally published anonymously both because of its frank gay content at a time when homosexuality was still illegal and because its characters were thinly veiled portrayals of prominent London literary figures.
a charming book and a snippet of an era when homosexuality was still illegal in the UK – not forgetting of course the thinly veiled portrayals of London Literary figures.
PUBLISHER:Jonathan Cape, LONDON. 1958
Book in overall good condition. Slight shelf running to bottom edge, with minor twist of spine. Red and black square hardcover still bright and clean. White title writing on the spine in excellent condition.
Dustjacket “tatty” on edges with a few open & closed tears, as well as rubbing along the edges. Foxing present in places.
Removable protective cover applied.
This vintage item shows signs of age through scuffs & faded finishes. Please see item description and images for further details.