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Waking World. by  Olaf STAPLEDON - First Edition - 1934 - from Peter Ellis bookseller (SKU: STAPLEDO005146)

Waking World.

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Waking World.


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Methuen, London., 1934. First edition. Octavo. pp viii, 280. 8-page publishers' catalogue, dated 634, at rear. The author examines the ills, political, cultural, scientific and philosophical, of the modern world, or at least the world during a decade of crisis.Contemporary (1935) gift inscription on front free endpaper. Fore-edge spotted. Prelims slightly spotted. Very good indeed in very good indeed dustwrapper slightly rubbed at the top edge and with the red on the spine a bit faded.


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Waking World.
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A shop in one of the last remaining bookselling enclaves of London, with a carefully selected stock of modern first editions, art and illustrated books, travel literature and other subjects. Known for books in fine condition.


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