Modern First Editions


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PULLMAN, Philip

The Amber Spyglass

London: Scholastic, 2000

8vo, pp. 550. Original black boards, lettered in gold on front panel and spine.

First edition.
The third book in Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy.

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£125.00

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AUDEN, W.H.

The Age Of Anxiety

London: Faber, 1948

8vo, pp. 126. Original yellow boards, lettered in gilt to spine.

First UK edition, preceded by the US edition issued the previous year.

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£95.00

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BELLOW, Saul

The Actual

New York: Viking, 1997

8vo, pp. 104. Original black boards, lettered in white on spine.

First edition of the novella by the Nobel Laureate, his thirteenth work of... [please click on the image or book title for more details]


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AMIS, Kingsley

That Uncertain Feeling

London: Gollancz, 1955

8vo, pp. 254. Original red boards, lettered in gilt to spine.

First edition of the author's second novel.

Amis père is... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£175.00

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MORRISON, Toni

Tar Baby

London: Chatto & Windus, 1981

8vo, pp. 309. Original green boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First UK edition of the author's fourth novel.

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£45.00

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COETZEE, J. M.

Summertime

London: Harvill Secker, 2009

8vo, pp. 266. Original brown boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition. The third installment of Coetzee's 'fictionalised... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£45.00

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WODEHOUSE, P.G.

Summer Moonshine

London: Herbert Jenkins, 1938

8vo, pp. 312. 8 pp. advertisements bound in at rear. Original red boards, lettered in black to front panel and spine. Top edge red.Illustrated... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£600.00

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WODEHOUSE, P.G.

Summer Moonshine

New York: Doubleday, Doran, 1937

8vo, pp. 322. Original orange boards, lettered in orange-on-green to spine. Leading edge uncut. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition, preceding the UK edition by four months.

Serialised in the Saturday Evening Post before publication in book form -- for which Wodehouse was paid $40,000.

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£495.00

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MISTRY, Rohinton

Such A Long Journey

London: Faber, 1991

8vo, pp. 339. Original blue boards, lettered in white on spine.

First edition of the author's first novel, shortlisted for the Booker Prize.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£75.00

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1936

4to, pp. 120. Original gold stiff paper wrappers. Subscription form laid in.

First edition.

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£30.00

3630

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1936

4to, pp. 120. Original gold stiff paper wrappers.

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£25.00

3629

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1936

4to, pp. 112. Original yellow stiff paper wrappers.

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£20.00

3628

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1935

4to, pp. 104. Original red stiff paper wrappers.

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£25.00

3627

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1935

4to, pp. 112. Original green stiff paper wrappers.

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£25.00

3626

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1937

4to, pp. 112. Original red stiff paper wrappers.

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£25.00

3625

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1937

4to, pp. 98. Original blue stiff paper wrappers.

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£30.00

3624

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1936

4to, pp. 112. Original green stiff paper wrappers.

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The renowned short story magazine, founded by Martha... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£25.00

3623

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[Literary Periodical] ed. Foley, Martha and BURNETT, Whit

Story

New York: Story Magazine, 1939

4to, pp. 98. Original red stiff paper wrappers.

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The renowned short story magazine, founded by Martha Foley ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£30.00


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