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Sally Bowles by  Christopher Isherwood - First UK Edition - 1937 - from Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB (SKU: 2222322244960)

Sally Bowles

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Sally Bowles

by Isherwood, Christopher

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good++
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About This Item

The First UK printing published by The Hogarth Press in 1937. The BOOK is in near Fine condition. Original blue cloth lettered in black. A hint of pushing and toning at the extreme spine tips. Mild toning to the text-block. Light spotting and offsetting to the prelims. Free from inscriptions. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. A hint of edge-wear at the spine tips with some very light spotting in places. The peach colouring remains very bright. Some light toning to the spine. One small closed tear to the rear upper flap fold. The Richard Kennedy wrapper design looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. 'Sally Bowles' was Isherwood's fourth solo publication, his second Berlin novel, and was subsequently incorporated into 'Goodbye to Berlin' two years later in 1939. Only 2040 copies were printed (Woolmer 411). The nicest copy we have handled to date. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.

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Bookseller
Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
2222322244960
Title
Sally Bowles
Author
Isherwood, Christopher
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good++
Quantity available
1
Edition
First UK Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Hogarth Press, London
Place of Publication
UK
Date published
1937
Keywords
Berlin, Hogarth, Isherwood, Bowles

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About the Seller

Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB

Seller rating:
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Market Harborough, Leicestershire
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About Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB

We trade as a family-run internet business in Market Harborough in the heart of the Midlands. We have over 10 years experience of collecting and selling a range of genres, specialising in iconic modern fiction and children's titles. Please feel free to browse our website: www.ashtonrarebooks.com. All items are fully described and if any reasonable discrepancy is noted on arrival to the customer, a full refund including payment for return to us will be made. Items over £250 may be paid for in instalments subject to agreement- however, all books remain the property of Ashton Rare Books until the full balance has been paid. Please contact us at : les@ashtonrarebooks.com if you are looking for a particular title or require further assistance.We are full members of the PBFA, ABA and ILAB.

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