MORRIS, Jan. Pleasures of a Tangled Life. London, Barrie & Jenkins, .
Royal 8vo. Original boards with illustrated dust-wrappers (price-clipped); pp. 207; near fine.
First edition, with loosely inserted Trefan Morys-headed notecard, inscribed by the author Angharad […] best of luck with your novel - keep at it! I'm just home from Venice: now - back to the typewriter! 'When, in 1974, Jan Morris published her autobiography, Conundrum, describing her change of sexual identity from male to female, critics on both sides of the Atlantic wondered what kind of sensibility would result from this extraordinary shift in an already eventful career. Pleasures of a Tangled Life provides the answer' (blurb inside front flap). - This copy was given by Jan to a befriended writer, unfortunaly we only know the intials of who was probably the recipient. G.F.R. in ink on front fly-leaf. Another conundrum our customers might easily deal with.