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Uncommon type

by HANKS, Tom

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SIGNED by actor Tom Hanks on a blank leaf preceding the Title Page of Uncommon Type. Library Quality Signed First Edition of the actor's venture into the short story genre. Unread, still tight copy, opened only by Mr. Hanks for his signature. Book #C2142. $68. We specialize in Rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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An Unsocial Socialist
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An Unsocial Socialist

by SHAW, George Bernard

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SIGNED by Shaw. Very rare First Edition Association Copy of Shaw's first published novel.An Unsocial Socialist. London: Swan Sonnenschein, Lowrey & Co., 1887. Octavo, original scarlet cloth. Housed in custom cloth slipcase by Brentano, famed NYC Fifth Ave bookstore with Brentano's original description laid in..Shaw began his literary career by ghosting music criticism and writing unsuccessful novels, of which this is the fifth written and the first published. "During his first nine years in London Shaw calculated that he earned less than 10 pounds by his pen" (Drabble, 892). An Unsocial Socialist was serialized in To-Day ("Monthly Magazine of Scientific Socialism"), with no payment to Shaw, between March and December, 1884. First state, with "Cashel Byron's Profession etc etc" printed on title page.
This copy inscribed by Shaw to his first bibliographer, Maurice Holmes. Inscription in full reads: "4 Whitehall Court, London, SWI 23rd November 1928. Dear Maurice Holmes, This is the first edition in… Read more
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