This Freedom

HUTCHINSON, A.S.M. This Freedom.

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HUTCHINSON, A.S.M This Freedom. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1922.

8vo. Publisher's red boards, spine and upper board lettered in black, upper board ornamented in blind; in the original unclipped pictorial dust-wrapper; pp. [viii], 9-318, [8, advertisements]; sunning to spine and front board, light damp mark to upper portion of lower board; chipping to top and lower edges of wrapper, especially at spine; a few small spots to edges; offsetting to fly-leaves, with light spotting here and there to text; a very good copy in the scarce dust-wrapper.
First edition.
At its heart, This Freedom is a controversial novel which tells of the consequences faced by a married woman who leaves her domestic setting for a job - 'With a great sum I obtained this freedom' is present on the upper panel. An interesting exploration of anti-feminist ideology.