Paris: Siana Editions, (1936). Ian Hugo. First Edition. 4to, pp. 89. Stain to the end papers, and blanks opposit the frontispiece by Ian Hugo and in the rear; printed wraps, some shelf wear and browning, front hinge stregnthened, A nice untrimmed copy in a cloth slipcase. One of only 249 copies of the first edition printed in Belgium, numbered and signed by Nin. (#33) Franklin A2a. Item #33762
Written as a dream allegory about her sexual awakening, fostered by her relationship with Henry and June Miller in Paris, this is considered by many to be her best work of fiction. Her second book. "What is it allotted me to say? Only the truth disguised in a fairy tale"