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A Question of Upbringing - PROOF COPY [A Dance to the Music of Time] - housed in a bespoke solander / clamshell box. by POWELL, Anthony

Heinemann, 1950. Proof Copy. Softcover. VG++. Ultra rare proof copy. 124 x 185cm, 230pp. Publisher's original buff paper wraps with titles and "PROOF COPY" to the front cover and titles and publisher's windmill device to the spine, 230pp. The wraps h...

From Rainford and Parris Books - PBFA

£3,750.00


[Corrected Proofs for:] MARIA SABINA: HER LIFE AND CHANTS by Rothenberg, Jerome, et al

[Santa Barbara: Ross-Erikson, 1981. ca. 100 leaves. Small folio (8.5 x 14"). Loose, uncorrected galleys, reproduced in photocopy, with original corrections in ink and others reproduced in photocopy. Editorially used, hence just good, in captioned folder....

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$175.00


PROOFS WANTED MCCLURE SYNDICATE - PUBLICATION JULY 28 THE GENTLE GRAFTER ... A MIDSUMMER MASQUERADE. [caption title] by [Porter, William S.]: "O. Henry" [pseud]

[Np: McClure's Syndicate], 1907. Two long narrow folio galley slips. Folded in quarters, very good. Two long galleys of this story, prepared for copyright registration and syndicate distribution. While Clarkson asserts that the story was first published...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$550.00


Giving Birth - Advance Uncorrected Proof by Atwood, Margaret

McClelland & Stewart. 1st Edition. Soft cover. As New. Advance Uncorrected Proof of the story "Giving Birth," from Dancing Girls. Given out at publisher party pre-publication (1977). ...

From Jake's Place Books

$1,200.00


STARS WHICH SEE, STARS WHICH DO NOT SEE by Bell, Marvin

New York: Atheneum, 1977. Plastic ringbound page proofs. Near fine. Page proofs of the first edition, accompanied by two t.ls.s. from Atheneum editor Harry Ford, 17 November 1976 and undated (but 1976), to poet William Meredith, praising the book and ask...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$100.00


PERMIT ME VOYAGE AND OTHER POEMS [altered to: THE COLLECTED POEMS OF....] by Agee, James

Boston: Houghton, 1968. Original uncorrected long galleys of the first edition, edited with an introduction by Robert Fitzgerald. This copy bears a number of manuscript corrections and revisions by Fitzgerald in his introduction, and bears his alteration...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$200.00


Soon I Will Be Invincible A Novel by Austin Grossman

A fine first edition paperback copy, no spine creases or remainder marks. This is an Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first editio of the authours first book. A lovely copy for a serious collector of the author...

From JMC BOOKS

CA$175.00


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