3154

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TRYPANIS, C.A.

The Stones Of Troy

London: Faber, 1957

8vo, pp. 64. Original cream boards, lettered in cream on blue to spine. Printed dustwrapper with wraparaound band.

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3236

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SOMERVILLE, E. OE

The States Through Irish Eyes

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1930

Large 8vo, pp. 200. Original red boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Edges uncut.

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£175.00

3659

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FLEMING, Ian

The Spy Who Loved Me

London: Cape, 1962

8vo, pp. 221. Original black boards, lettered in silver to spine. Sword device to front panel, blind stamped and in silver. Red endpapers. Illustrated... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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1065

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[ed. KRIEG, Saul]

The Spirit Of Grand' Cuisine

London: Macmillan, 1969

8vo, pp. 231. Original purple boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition.


2322

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[trans. AUDEN, W.H.] GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang Von

The Sorrows Of Young Werther and Novella

New York: Random House, 1971

8vo, pp. 201. Original ecru boards, lettered in silver to front panel and gilt to spine. Top edge orange, leading and lower edges... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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3658

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[iilus. EGAN, Beresford] [Preface, STEPHENSEN, J.R.]

The Sink of Solitude

London: Hermes Press, 1928

4to, 30 unpaginated pp. Original yellow stiff paper wrappers, lettered in black to front panel.

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DUNNING, John

The Sign Of The Book

New York: Scribner, 2005

8vo, pp. 353. Original red and yellow three-quarter boards, lettered in gilt on red at spine.

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3048

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PROULX, E. Annie

The Shipping News

New York: Scribner's, 1993

8vo, pp. 364. Original blue stiff paper wrappers, lettered in black to front panel and spine.

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2328

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AUDEN, W.H.

The Shield Of Achilles

New York: Random House, 1955

8vo, pp. 84. Original three-quarter black boards, lettered in grey to spine.

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2326

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AUDEN, W.H.

The Shield Of Achilles

London: Faber, 1955

8vo, pp. 80. Original maroon boards, lettered in gilt to spine.

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ALVAREZ, Al

The Shaping Spirit

London: Chatto & Windus, 1958

8vo, pp. 191. Original blue boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Printed dustwrapper.

First edition of the author's first book.

A very nice copy.

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3122

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KITCHIN, C.H.B.

The Secret River

London: Secker & Warburg, 1956

8vo, pp. 359. Original black boards, lettered in silver to spine. Printed dustwrapper.

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[illus. FOREMAN, Michael] JONES, Terry

The Saga Of Erik The Viking

London: Pavilion Books/Michael Joseph, 1983

Large 8vo, pp. 144. Original brown boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

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3130

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RAVEN, Simon

The Sabre Squadron

London: Anthony Blond, 1966

8vo, pp. 239. Original brown boards, lettered in silver to spine. Printed dustwrapper.

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3509

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[trans. FITZGERALD, Edward]

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

London: George Harrap, N.d. [c.1925]

8vo, unpaginated. Original burgundy leather boards, title in gilt to spine. Ivy leaf design to both panels, illustrated in green and gilt ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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3144

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SHAFFER, Peter

The Royal Hunt Of The Sun

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1964

8vo, pp. 84. Original brown boards, lettered in silver to spine. Photographic dustwrapper.

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2391

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GREENE, Graham

The Return Of A. J. Raffles

London: Bodley Head, 1975

Small 8vo, pp. 80. Original orange boards, lettered in gilt to spine.

First edition. No. 202 of 250 copies SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

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1070

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[GINSBERG, Allen] [HOFFMANN, Abbie]

The Realist:

New York: Realist Association June 1973

8 pp. stapled periodical. Paper wrappers.

First edition.
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1953

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[trans. JANEWAY, Carol Brown] SCHLINK, Bernard

The Reader

London: Phoenix House, 1997

8vo, pp. 216. Original blue boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First UK edition, filmed in 2008 with Ralph Fiennes and an Oscar-winning Kate Winslet.

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BAILEY, Pearl

The Raw Pearl

New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1968

8vo, pp. 206. Original orange boards, lettered in black on front panel and spine.

First edition, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE: 'To Cole -- Who loves deeply -- Pearl'.
Published in 1968, the year Bailey won a Tony for her performance in the all-black production of Hello, Dolly!<

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