Where the Mistral Blows (Signed copy)
Signed by Susanne R Day, Irish feminist and playwright
First edition, hardback bound in the original orange cloth with gilt titling to spine. 19 × 12.5cm. viii, 315pp + 8pp ads.
Signed and dedicated by Susanne Day to the front pastedown, "To Miss Mudie, with every good wish from Susanne R Day, Christmas, 1940"
The author's account of her time spent in Provence, illustrated with black and white photos. Susanne R Day (1876–1964) was an Irish feminist, novelist and playwright. She founded the Munster Women's Franchise League, was one of Cork's first women poor-law guardians and served a support role in both World Wars.
Fair condition, but rare signed. The rear hinge is split and frayed and the front hinge is partially split with some fraying. The pages are lightly foxed throughout. Square section cut out rear endpaper.