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Joyce, Lucia. Fine in very good dust jacket. Fine copy with usual bright orange vellum covers warping, spotting to leaves. In near fine, slightly soiled publisher s plain grey-green slipcase. (ID: 2150) Slocum and Cahoon A 46. Lucia Joyce's hand-illuminated letter "A". In Fitterer custom-designed matching orange cloth and gilt clamshell case.
Fine. Very light foxing to white of spine & 1-1/2" of cover, o/w fine, unopened. (6065) First edition. Contains "Upon a Second Marriage, " by James Merrill, for his mother, Hellen Ingram Merrill. Inscribed "For Charles Crawford with love Hellen" on title page; Ingram/Merrill family photos
Edition: Reprint of Ezra Pound-edited The Glebe, Vol. I, Number 5
Publisher: Albert and Boni, New York
Date published: 1914
Description: Very good. Staining, lower left quadrant of blue cloth boards, spine ends/tips slightly worn, but tight/clean. (ID: 2100) James Joyce's "I Hear An Army, " his 3rd appearance in America; plus poems by Pound, Amy Lowell, W.C. Williams, et al. Albert and Boni edition appeared March 1913. Read More
Publisher: Faber & Faber, London
Description: Fine in fine dust jacket. 1/4" snag front cover tissue to Vol. II; 1" edge wear top to Vol. i dj; Otherwise beautiful. (Item ID: 2553) 3 volume set. Vol I 1957; Vols. II & III: 1966; Book Society Recommendation Band laid in to Vol. I. Dust jackets and tissue. Read More
Publisher: Gallimard, Paris
Date published: 1948
Description: Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Slightest of sunning at board edges, otherwise fine. (Item ID: 2561. No. 711 of 3040. Trans. by Auguste Morel & Stuart Gilbert, reviewed by Valery Larbaud & James Joyce. Bound after the style of Paul Bonet Read More
Publisher: DaCapo/Perseus, London
Date published: 1932
Description: Fine in fine dust jacket. Near fine volume with slight spine end bump, bright near fine orange dust wrapper with slight edge and tip wear. Ex libris with Yale plate on front pastedown. (Item ID: 2112) First English Edition. Slocum & Cahoon A37. In protective box. Read More