Image of The Common Reader dust jacket featuring a green and brown illustration by Vanessa Bell

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The Vanessa Bell illustration featured on the cover is reproduced with permission from the copyright holder. This item has not been made available with a CC BY-NC-ND licence and cannot be downloaded and shared.

 Thanks are given to the Society of Illustrators literary estate holders of Virginia and Leonard Woolf.


This item is held at the Bruce Peel Library

Source: Bruce Peel Library

Image Rights Holder: © Estate of Vanessa Bell. All rights reserved, DACS 2023.

First British Edition of The Common Reader



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Woolmer 81

Number of Pages: 305
Price: 12s6d
Print Run: 1250