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The Carnival

By Prokosch, Frederic




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The Carnival

Prokosch, Frederic

New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1938. First Edition, Limited Edition. Hardcover. Good+. Black cloth, gilt-stamped lettering on spine; 8vo; pp. [4], vi, 53. Number 9 from a limited edition of 55 copies, signed by the author on the limitation page, and including a bound-in leaf from the original manuscript (this copy, "Ode"). Spine sunned (though gilt remains bright); faint dampstain along bottom edge of boards and prelims, with slight wrinkle throughout text block, but nowhere affecting the text itself. Sold as is.

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Price: $150.00


The Carnival: Poems.

Prokosch, Frederic:

London: Chatto & Windus, 1938. . First Edition. 8vo. 50pp. Clothbacked decorative paper boards. Fine in dust-jacket with tiny single nick. The correct first edition preceding American publication. .

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The Carnival: Poems by Frederic Prokosch

Prokosch, Frederic

London, UK: Chatto & Windus, 1938. First Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. 9.8 x 6.6 x .7. "Signed by Author on blank page with Presentation notation, with date + place. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Notch off of spine. Inscribed by Author to Derek Verschoyle, publisher. 50 pages. . ISBN: B00085P6JM. Catalogs: Poetry:.

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The Carnival

Prokosch, Frederic

London: Chatto & Windus, 1938. 1st edition. 1/4 cloth. Near Fine. octavo. 50pp., Some uneven fading to patterned boards o/w nice copy

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The Carnival

PROKOSCH Frederic

London: Chatto & Windus, 1938. First English edition. original black cloth lettered in gilt over patterned boards. Fine/pictorial dust jacket (a little browned and rubbed). Octavo. Inscribed and signed by the author. Publisher’s printed card laid in With a copy of the first (trade) U. S. edition, red cloth lettered in gilt. Spine a tad faded, else fine. "... The subject of the present poems is, roughly, the tragic, secret struggle to preserve the fidelity and power of individual emotions against a background of confusion, truculence and terrorism - contemporary Europe. ..." Frederic Prokosch (1906 – 1989) was an American writer born in Wisconsin to an Austrian immigrant father, known for his novels, poetry, memoirs and criticism. He was also a distinguished translator. He spent most of his adult life in Europe .

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The carnival; poems

Prokosch, Frederic

London: Chatto & Windus, 1938. Hardcover. 50p., small, neat gift inscription otherwise a very good first UK edition in decorative boards with black cloth spine and bright gilt titles in lightly-edgeworn dj with mild toning.

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The Carnival

PROKOSCH, Frederic

New York: Harper, 1938. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Very good in an about Very good dustwrapper. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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The Carnival

Prokosch, Frederic

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1938. Book and dust jacket are tight, bright, and clean with no markings/inscriptions. Book has minimal bumping, rubbing, soiling; dust jacket is in a Brodart mylar jacket protector and has moderate bumping along top front and rear edges, soiling, minor rubbing along fore corners and spine edges, and chipping at corners, along top rear edge and head/heel of spine and minor closed tears at edges - shelfwear. Also one half inch chip at top of spine extending about one inch along front and back top panels.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

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The Carnival

Prokosch, Frederic

London: Chatto & Windus 1938. (Hardcover) 50pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Decorated cover. Previous owner's name, light spine wear at top and bottom. (Poetry).

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The Carnival

Prokosch, Frederic

London: Chatto and Windus, 1938. Signed by Prokosch at half-title. Dj shows minor edgewear. Please note: International and Domestic Priority orders for this item Do Not require additional shipping. . Signed by Author. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good.

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THE CARNIVAL

Prokosch, Frederic

New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers. Very Good. 1938. Hardcover. A very good copy, though dj is separated into 2 pieces with some loss. .

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THE CARNIVAL

Frederic Prokosch

NY: Harper and Brothers, 1938. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9 1/2 in. 53 pp. Red cloth with gilt spine lettering. Stated first on copyright pg. Condition is VERY GOOD ; minor edge wear, covers have several small spots and are partially sunned. Spine sunned with lettering toned. Binding tight and text bright and unmarked, with brief gift message on ffep. Poetry. RGR.

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The Carnival

PROKOSCH, Frederic

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1938. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Spine a touch faded, some spotting on endpapers, else very good in a good only price-clipped dustwrapper with some loss of the spine and rear panel, internal tape repair. Poetry.

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The Carnival - Poems

Prokosch, Frederic

Chatto & Windus, 1938.. 1938. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 1st edition, hardback, 8vo, 52pp, owner's name on endpaper, text clean and sound, patterned boards and quarter-cloth, Very Good / no dustwrapper. .

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