Laughing Torso: Reminiscences of Nina Hamnett. First edition, 4to, 26cm, pp.ix, 326, inserted plates, London: Constable & Co., 1932.
One of the de luxe large paper issue of 92 copies, each numbered and signed by the author and containing an original signed drawing (in a bar) by her. 23 inserted plates. Yellow full buckram (a bit soiled), spine gilt, gold top, yellow endpapers, armorial bookplate. Slight spotting to preliminary leaves. A very good copy.
'On February the fourteenth, 1890, I was born. Everybody was furious, especially my Father, who still is. As soon as I became conscious of anything I was furious too ...'