Modern First Editions


2294

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[contrib. AUDEN, W.H.]

Oxford And The Groups

Oxford: Blackwell, 1934

8vo, pp. 208. Original black boards, lettered in gilt to spine.

First edition.

An early Auden appearance: his essay The... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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2290

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THOMAS, R.S.

Between Here And Now

London: Macmillan, 1981

8vo, pp. 110. Original green boards, lettered in gilt to spine.

First edition, the hardback issue.

In a rare literary sojourn... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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2048

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DOYLE, Roddy

Oh, Play That Thing

London: Jonathan Cape, 2004

8vo, pp.376. Original black boards, lettered in gilt on the spine.

First edition, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

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2060

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DIBDIN, Michael

The Dying of the Light

London: Faber and Faber 1993

8vo, pp.151. Orignal black boards, lettered in white to spine.... [more]

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2059

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DIBDIN, Michael

Dirty Tricks

London: Faber and Faber 1991

8vo, pp.241. Original black boards, lettered in white to spine.... [more]

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2054

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MALOUF, David

The Conversations at Curlow Creek

London: Chatto & Windus 1996

8vo, pp.214. Original black boards, lettered in gilt to the spine. A little light sunning to spine, otherwise a fine copy... [more] .

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2046

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BALLARD, J.G

War Fever

London: William Collins Sons & Co Ltd 1990

8vo, pp.176. Original grey boards, lettered in gilt on spine. A fine, unread copy.... [more]

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20294

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SPARK, Muriel

A Far Cry From Kensington

London: Constable, 1988

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COOPER, Susan

Seaward

New York: Atheneum, 1973

8vo, pp. 167. Original pale blue boards, lettered in dark blue on front panel and spine.

First US edition.
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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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RUSSELL, Bertrand

Satan In The Suburbs

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1953

8vo, pp. 148. Original blue boards, lettered in gilt on black spine. Small owner's label to front free endpaper.

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FULLER, Roy

Poor Roy

London: Andre Deutsch, 1977

8vo, pp. 64. Original green boards lettered in silver on spine.

First edition of the author's second book of poems for children.

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AMIS, Kingsley

Jake's Thing

London: Hutchinson, 1978

8vo, pp. 285. Original blue boards, lettered in silver on spine.

First edition. Shortlisted for the 1978 Booker prize.


1315

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LESSING, Doris

The Good Terrorist

London: Cape, 1985

8vo, pp. 370. Original black boards lettered in gold on spine.

First edition, lacking the rare wraparound band.

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YATES, Dornford

Red In The Morning

London: Ward, Lock & Co., 1946

8vo, pp. 255. Original tan boards, a little cocked, printed in black on spine.

First edition.

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12292

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[Olympia Press] DURRELL, Lawrence

The Black Book

Paris: Olympia Press, 1959

Small octavo, pp. 301. Original green stiff paper wrappers.

First issue of the two Olympia Press versions issued by Maurice Girodias.
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THEROUX, Paul

Doctor Slaughter

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1984

Large 8vo., pp. 137. Original black boards, lettered in silver on spine.

First edition.

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1014

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NAIPAUL, V. S.

Guerillas

London: Deutsch, 1975

8vo., pp. 253. Original brown boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition.

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