Mary Butts - Scenes from the Life

Blondel, Nathalie

An early death left Mary Butts largely forgotten and lost until these previously unpublished letters, photographs, and passages of poems established her importance within the Modernist movement. They detail her childhood in Dorset, campaigning for civil liberties in London during World War One, Paris during the 1920s, and her prolific writing period in Penzance, Cornwall before her death in 1937, aged forty-six.



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Publisher: McPherson and Company. First American edition 1998
Fine in dustwrapper.

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