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The Confidential Clerk by T. S. Eliot - Signed First Edition - 1954 - from Bronze Anthology LLC (SKU: 350)

The Confidential Clerk

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The Confidential Clerk

by T. S. Eliot

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  • hardcover
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  • First
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The Confidential Clerk - T. S. Eliot (SIGNED First UK Edition 1954 Hardcover w/ DJ Misprint)

Author signature on the title page. Copyright published by Faber and Faber Ltd. (London). Stated 'First published in mcmliv by Faber and Faber Limited' on the copyright page. Dust jacket has 10s 6d printed on the front, inside flap. Jacket has some small tears along the edges, a chip at the spine head, tanning along the spine, and some smudges on the front and back. Blue hardcover shows wear such as the front cover that bows towards the rear. Misprint of "Ihad" (no space) on the bottom of page 7. Hard crease at the title page. No writing or markings, aside from the author's signature. Overall, it is in Very Good Plus (VG+) condition.


A modern verse play that touches on the sources of longing and the need to be loved. "Never has Eliot's apparently effortless prosody been more precise.... He has achieved complete mastery of words" (Kirkus Reviews). "It is a wise, witty, elegant play whose characters speak finely and shrewdly" (Chicago Sunday Tribune).


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The Confidential Clerk
T. S. Eliot
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1st UK Edition
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