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image of In the Gallery. Illustrated by Georgette Boner

In the Gallery. Illustrated by Georgette Boner

by Waley, Arthur

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Published
1946
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First edition
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Zurich: Privately published, 1946. First edition. Boner, Gorgette. White wrapper with green cover label, fine, plain tissue jacket lightly soiled. 30 pp. One of approximately 400 copies printed, but not, it seems, widely or publicly distributed. This is an original story by Waley, one of very few original works by the great translator. Waley's friend Georgette Boner, a Swiss… Read more
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image of Evolution, Old and New; or, the theories of Buffon, Dr. Erasmus Darwin, and Lamarck, as compared with that of Mr. Charles Darwin

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Salem: S.E. Cassino, 1879. First American edition. Original brown cloth, blocked in black and gilt. A fine, unopened copy of this very uncommon issue, from English sheets.
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£448.80
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Letters of James Joyce. Volumes 1-3

by Joyce, James

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Published
1966
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£93.50

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New York: Viking Press, 1966. 20 cm. Boxed set of 3 volumes Cloth with dust jackets. 1 originally published 1957 ; re-issued with corrections 1966. ... ed. by Stuart Gilbert ; Vol. 2-3 ed. by Ellmann. In slipcase, edge cracked. Very good,
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Luck, or Cunning, as the Main Means of Organic Modification

by Butler, Samuel

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Published
1887
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First edition
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£187.00

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London: Trübner, 1887. First edition. Original brown cloth, blocked in black and gold; very good.
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A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost story of Christmas

by Dickens, Charles

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Published
1844
Edition
First American edition
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£11,220.00

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Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1844. First American edition. Small 8vo, illustrated with 8 plates after the originals by John Leech, a hand-colored frontispiece, three There is a hand colored frontispiece of Mr. Fezziwig's ball, three colored plates that are lithographed by P. S. Duval and four black-and-white, original brown cloth, decorated and lettered in blind and gilt on… Read more
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Pretty Polly and other stories

by Coward, Noel

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Published
1965
Edition
First edition
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£93.50

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1965. First edition. Cloth, very good. Signed by Coward.
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Rochester. A Conversation between Sir George Etherege and Mr. Fitzjames

by Dobree, Bonamy

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Published
1926
Edition
First edition
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£37.40

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London: Hogarth Press, 1926. First edition. Printed light green paper over boards, 50 pp. A very good copy, boards quite toned, joints rubbed. The Hogarth Essays, Second Series, No. II. Woolmer 87.
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The Marquise; A Comedy in three acts

by Coward, Noel

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Published
1927
Edition
First edition
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£33.66

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London: Benn, 1927. First edition. Cloth, covers marked, very good. Bookplate of Louis Halle Gluckstein, brother of the lesbian painter Hannah Gluck.
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Red Peppers. An Interlude with Music from Tonight at 8:30

by Coward, Noel

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Published
1938
Edition
Acting edition
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£18.70

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New York: French, 1938. Acting edition. Red printed wrappers, near fine.
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The Young Idea

by Coward, Noel

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Published
1924
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Acting edition
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London: French, 1924. Acting edition. Blue printed wrappers, slightly faded, near fine.
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Boston: Beacon Press, 2000. First edition. Red cloth, in publisher's slipcase, fine. One of 240 copies signed by the translator and the editors.
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Waiting in the Wings

by Coward, Noel

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Published
1961
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First edition
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£187.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1961. First edition. Black cloth, near fine copy in dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by Coward. "for Jere ... 'Sail Away' 1961". Jere Admire was in the original Broadway cast of "Sail Away"
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The Garden

by Sackville-West, Vita

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Published
1931
Edition
First edition
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£280.50

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London: Michael Joseph, 1931. First edition. Publisher's brown cloth, near fine copy. One of 750, printed on handmade paper, numbered and signed.
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image of Poems from the Pacific Northwest Poetry Conference Reed College April 1966; Edited & written out by Lloyd J. Reynolds

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Portland, Ore: Reed College, 1966. First edition. Red leather, gilt, by The Oregon Bookbinding Co., with their ticket. Fine condition. One of a few specially bound copies for contributors. This was Richard Hugo's copy; it contains his poem "Tiberio's Cliff" along with works by William Stafford, Carolyn Kizer, John Logan, et al.
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£635.80
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Poems and Problems

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Published
1971
Edition
First edition
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£187.00

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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1971. First edition. Publisher's "compliments of the author" card inserted. Black cloth. Fine copy in dust jacket. Juliar A41.1.
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Pomp and Circumstance

by Coward, Noel

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Published
1960
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£112.20

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1960. Green cloth, near fine copy in lightly used, price-clipped dust jacket. Probably a later printing, as there's no indication. Signed by Coward.
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£112.20
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A Country of My Own. Letters from Mexico. Illustrated by Daniel González

by Berlin, Lucia

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Published
2019
Edition
First edition
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£149.60

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Berkeley: Poltroon Press, 2019. First edition. Cloth backed boards, new. One of 125 copies.
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Pnin

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Published
1959
Edition
First wrappers edition
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£11.22

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New York: Avon, 1959. First wrappers edition. Wrappers. Loss to spine heel, small tear to head of back cover and last few leaves, otherwise very good. Juliar A30.3.
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A Night with Jupiter and other fantastic stories

by Ford, Charles Henri (ed.)

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Published
1945
Edition
First edition
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£29.92

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New York: View Editions, 1945. First edition. Black cloth, near-fine in lightly worn dust jacket. Book design by Parker Tyler.
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Hansford: A Tale of Bacon's Rebellion

by Tucker, St. George

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Published
1857
Edition
First edition
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£37.40

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Richmond, Va: George M. West, 1857. First edition. Old half leather, extremities worn, some foxing but text in very good condition.
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