Title: Christmas Formula and Other Stories
Author: Stella Benson
Illustrator: Clare Leighton
Description: Signed by author and numbered [26/550] on the limitation page. Tan cloth boards with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Pages unopened. Frontispiece by Clare Leighton. Eleven page foreword by Geoffrey West. Original acetate jacket. 67,  pp. 10 x 6.25 inches.
No. 11 of the Furnival Books. Contains a tipped in slip prefacing the title page which states that "The Furnival Books are now published by Joiner & Steele [...] the name 'William Jackson (Books) Ltd' has been retained on the title-page in order that the set of twelve books may be typographically uniform." Printed in London by Charles Whittingham and Griggs at the Chiswick Press.
Stella Benson (1892-1933) was an English feminist, novelist, poet, and travel writer. She died the year after Christmas Formula was published, of pneumonia while in Tonkin, the northern Vietnamese region of French Indochina.
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: None
Publisher: Joiner & Steele, Ltd.
Keywords: Clare Leighton, fine press, Furnival, William Jackson, Geoffrey West, Chiswick Press,
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