Book Description

1. A Pacifist’s War 1939-1945; 2. Everything to Lose 1945-1960; 3. Hanging On 1960-1963; 4. Other People 1963-1966; 5. Good Company 1967-1970; 6. Life Regained 1970-1972; 7. Ups and Downs 1972-1975. 8vo. First editions. Original hardcovers, gilt. Jacket illustration on the first two volumes by Angelica Garnett. Top edges a little spotted. Ownership label of John Fuggles to each front pastedown (hidden under the jacket flap). Near fine in near fine d/ws. A complete set of the diaries of Frances Partridge (1900-2004). John Fuggles was well-known in the book trade and was responsible for cataloguing all pre-1700 books held in National Trust libraries.
Author Partridge, Frances
Date 1978-2001
Publisher London, The Hogarth Press; Gollancz; Collins; HarperCollins; Weidenfeld & Nicolson

Friends of the PBFA

For £10 get free entry to our fairs, updates from the PBFA and more.


Membership of the PBFA is open to anyone who has been trading in antiquarian and second-hand books for a minimum of two years subject to certain criteria.
Find Out More