2268

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HEANEY, Seamus

Death Of A Naturalist

London: Faber, 1969

8vo, pp. 57. Original printed card wrappers.

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FRAENKEL, Michael

Death Is Not Enough

London: Carrefour, N.d. [1962]

8vo, pp. 171. Original oversized stiff paper wrappers.

Second edition, published by the author's widow, Daphne. First published by... [please click on the image or book title for more details]"white heart-rot of death" -- the death that must be accepted and not evaded if there is to be resurrecti


3289

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FRAENKEL, Michael

Death In A Room

Waco: Motive Book Shop, 1947

8vo, pp. 52. Original cream stiff paper wrappers, lettered in black to front panel.

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3141

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FOWLES, John

Daniel Martin

London: Cape, 1977

8vo, pp. 704. Original dark brown boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Top edge green. Printed dustwrapper. Author's photographic portrait to rear... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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BRADBURY, Malcolm

Cuts

London: Hutchinson, 1987

8vo, pp. 106. Original red threequarter boards, lettered in gilt on front panel and black spine.

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2267

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AUDEN, W.H.

Culture And Leisure

Washington D.C.: Catholic University of America/Unesco, 1966

4to, 12 mimeographed pp., secured with staple to top left.

First edition.

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YATES, Dornford

Cost Price

London: Ward, Lock & Co., 1949

8vo, pp. 286. Original black boards, lettered in gold on spine.

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3411

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WODEHOUSE, P.G.

Cosmopolitan

New York: International Magazine Company, 1922

Magazine format, pp. 168. Original illustrated paper wrappers.

One of Wodehouse's most famous short stories, and... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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2092

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[pseud. RUBINGTON, Norman] del PIOMBO, Akbar

Cosimo's Wife

Paris: Olympia Press, 1957

12mo, pp.175. Original green stiff paper wrappers, lettered in black. On rear panel, original price (Francs: 900) blacked out and new price... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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CENDRARS, Blaise

Confessions of Dan Yack

London: Peter Owen, 1990

8vo, pp. 120. Original tan boards, lettered in black on spine.

First English-language edition, originally published in French by Au Sans Pareil in 1929.
A fine copy.

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TAYLOR, Demetria M.

Complete Book Of Home Canning:

New York: Greenberg, 1933

8vo., pp. 164. Original green boards, lettered in black on spine.

First edition.

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SOMERVILLE, Boyle Townshend

Commodore Anson's World Voyage

London: Heinemann, 1934

8vo, pp. 317. Original black boards, lettered in gilt to spine, sea horse device in gilt to front panel. Maps at endpapers.

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3228

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SOMERVILLE, Boyle Townshend

Commodore Anson's World Voyage

London: Heinemann, 1934

8vo, pp. 317. Original boards. Portions of illustrated dustwrapper pasted in to preliminaries. Maps at endpapers. Plain brown homemade dustwrapper,... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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[illus. LEMAN, Martin] CARTER, Angela

Comic And Curious Cats

New York: Harmony Books, 1979

4to, unpaginated. Original illustrated boards, lettered in black on front panel and spine.

First US edition.
A sparkling copy.


3108

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[ed. HUGHES, Ted] PLATH, Sylvia

Collected Poems

London: Faber, 1981

8vo, pp. 351. Original blue stiff paper wrappers, photographic portrait of Plath to front panel.

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2343

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AUDEN, W.H.

Collected Longer Poems

New York: Random House, 1969

8vo, pp. 356. Original green three-quarter boards, lettered in gilt to spine, gilt 'A' to front panel, publisher's device in red to spine. Top... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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2339

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AUDEN, W.H.

Collected Longer Poems

London: Faber, 1968

8vo, pp. 356. Original blue boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition.

A lovely copy.

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RICHLER, Mordecai

Cocksure

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1968

8vo., pp. 207. Original grey boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First UK edition.

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BLAKE, Quentin

Clown

New York: Henry Holt, 1996

4to, unpaginated. Original illustrated boards, replicating the dustwrapper design.

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MITCHELL, David

Cloud Atlas

London: Sceptre, 2004

8vo, pp. 529. Original red boards, lettered in turquoise on spine.

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