The Lady in Crimson and Other Tales
Edition: First Edition
London: Art & Book Company Ltd: 1906. pp. (viii), 123, (i). Linen-backed red paper boards, covers a little spotted and marked, a very small marginal tear in one leaf, but overall a very good copy. This is a collection of Roman Catholic short stories. Ymal Oswin is the author's maiden name and, the initials of her forenames: Yvonne Marie Aimee Lysette Oswin. 'Ymal' pronounced 'Yimal' being a schoolgirl nickname. Her married name was Wilson. However, she occasionally used the surname 'Atkin' too. COPAC records the British Library as having a later copy, 1922; no other copy is listed.
Condition: Bookplate to the inside board from Syon Abbey. (monasterii S. Birgittae de Sion, Chudleigh).