2350

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GREENE, Graham

The Honorary Consul

London: Bodley Head, 1973

8vo, pp. 335. Original green boards, lettered in gilt to spine.

First edition.

A very nice copy.

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2345

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AUDEN, W.H. and ISHERWOOD, Christopher

On The Frontier

New York: Random House, 1939

8vo, pp. 121. Original ecru boards with black stripe, lettered in red to front panel and spine.

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2344

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AUDEN, W.H.

On This Island

New York: Random House, 1937

8vo, pp. 68. Original brown boards, lettered in gilt to front panel and spine.

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2337

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AUDEN, W.H.

The Double Man

New York: Random House, 1941

8vo, pp. 189. Original red boards, lettered in gilt to front panel and spine. Top edge black.

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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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2314

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AUDEN, W.H. and ISHERWOOD, Christopher

The Ascent Of F6

London: Faber, 1936

8vo, pp. 123. Original blue boards, lettered in gilt on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition, one of 2000 copies.

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2313

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BERRYMAN, John

Poems

Norfolk, Connecticut: New Directions, 1942

8vo, pp. 26. Original blue stiff paper wrappers, lettered in black and with publisher's device to front panel.

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2304

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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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2300

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WHITE, Patrick

Four Plays

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1965

8vo, pp. 356. Original black boards, lettered in gilt at spine.

First edition.

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2297

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AUDEN, W.H.

Homage To Clio

New York: Random House, 1960

8vo, pp. 91. Original quarter-bound black cloth boards, lettered in gilt to front panel and spine. Top edge red.

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2254

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[AIKEN, Conrad; ANDERSON, Sherwood; BENET, Stephen Vincent; BROMFIELD, Louis; DREISER, Theodore; van VECHTEN, Carl]

Prose Quartos

New York: Random House, 1930

6 vols., 8vos. Various pp. Original oversized stiff paper wrappers, various colours, printed spine labels. Top edges cut, others uncut. Original... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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2221

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[LARKIN, Philip] Bloomfield, B. C.

Brought To Book

Edinburgh: The Friends of Edinburgh University Library, 1995

8vo, pp. 17. Original illustrated stiff paper wrappers, lettered in red to front panel.

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2214

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THOMAS, R.S.

Frieze

Stamperia Valdonega, Verona: Babel, 1992

Large 8vo, pp. 38. Original pale blue soft wrappers, lettered in black and dark blue to front panel and spine.

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19768

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BURROUGHS, William

The Wild Boys: A Book Of The Dead

London: Calder & Boyars, 1972

8vo, pp. 184. Original red boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First UK edition.

Burroughs' predictably nihilistic foray into science fiction, set in the darkly unknowable future of 1988.

A very nice copy of a book seldom found in such good condition.

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BECKETT, Samuel

Endgame

London: Faber, 1958

8vo, pp. 60. Original salmon boards, lettered in pale blue on spine. Photographic dustwrapper.

First UK, and first English-language edition.


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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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NESS, Patrick

The Knife Of Never Letting Go

London: Walker Books, 2008

8vo., pp. 479. Original illustrated boards, covered by the original transparent dustwrapper lettered in red.

First edition of the first book in the Chaos Walking trilogy, the... [more]

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3405

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[illus. DUFY, Raoul] WILLARD, Marcel

Tour d'Horizon

Paris: Au Sans Pareil, 1920

Small 8vo, pp. 68. Original brown stiff paper wrappers, lettered in black to panels and spine.

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3218

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SPARK, Muriel

Harper And Wilton

London: Colophon Press, 1996

Large 8vo, pp. 17. Original quarter-bound boards in Nigerian goatskin. Title label to front panel.

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2593

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WODEHOUSE, P.G.

Performing Flea

London: Herbert Jenkins, 1953

8vo, pp. 224. Original blue boards, lettered in gilt to spine, facsimile signature in gilt to front panel. Photographic... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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