Modern First Editions


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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2319

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AUDEN, W.H.

Epistle To A Godson

New York: Random House, 1972

8vo, pp. 77. Original light and dark green three-quarter boards, lettered in gilt on spine. Top edge dark green.

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2283

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AUDEN, W.H.

US

San Antonio: United States Department of Commerce/U.S. Expositions Staff, 1968

3 pp. typed and mimeographed leaflet, stapled at top left corner, the first page on headed... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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2056

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DIBDIN, Michael

Cabal

London: Faber & Faber, 1992

8vo, pp.277. Original black boards, lettered in silver to spine.... [more]

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2055

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BRIGGS, Raymond

Ethel & Ernest A True Story

London: Jonathan Cape, 1999

8vo, pp.103. Original illustrated boards. A fine copy. Illustrated throughout by the author.... [more]

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2052

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CHATWIN, Bruce

UTZ

London: Cape, 1988

8vo, pp.154. Original black boards, lettered in gilt to spine. A fine unread copy in a near fine dustwrapper with one small spot of wear to foot of spine.... [more]

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DOYLE, Roddy

A Star Called Henry

London: Cape, 1990

8vo, pp. 343. Original black boards, lettered in silver on spine. Minimal edgewear to head of spine, otherwise a fine, unread copy. ... [more]


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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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CHAUDHURI, Amit

Afternoon Raag

London: Heinemann, 1993

8vo, pp. 133. Original blue boards, lettered in silver on spine.

First edition.

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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.

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[illus. RIDDELL, Chris] HUGHES, Ted

FFangs The Vampire Bat And The Kiss Of Truth

London: Faber, 1986

Small 4to, pp. 96. Original black boards, lettered in silver on spine.

First edition.
Hughes in playful mood, but as muscular as ever.

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SWIFT, Graham

Ever After

London: Picador, 1992

8vo, pp. 261. Original black boards, lettered in gilt.

First edition of the author's 6th book and 5th novel. Swift's bestselling book... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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MOODY, Rick

Purple America

New York: Little, Brown and Company, 1997

8vo, pp. 298. Original purple and black boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

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

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THOMAS, D. M.

The Flute-Player

London: Gollancz, 1979

8vo, pp. 192. Original dark green boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition of the author's first novel.
Initially acclaimed as ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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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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GOLDING, William

The Scorpion God

London: Faber, 1971

8vo, pp. 178. Original pale yellow boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition. Three short novels: The Scorpion God; Clonk... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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1329

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FORSYTH, Frederick

The Fourth Protocol

London: Hutchinson, 1984

8vo, pp. 448. Original black boards, lettered in silver on spine.

First edition.


1308

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YATES, Dornford

B-Berry And I Look Back

London: Ward, Lock & Co., 1958

8vo, pp. 285. Original black boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition.

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