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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 177

    ELIOT, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965). Murder in the Cathedral. London: Faber and Faber, [1935]. 8°. Half title. Original purple cloth boards, dust-jacket printed in blue, red and black, uncut (some light staining to endpapers). First complete edition. Gallup A29b. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE.

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    ELIOT, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965). Murder in the Cathedral. London: Faber and Faber, [1935]. 8°. Half title. Original purple cloth boards, dust-jacket printed in blue, red and black, uncut (some light staining to endpapers). First complete edition. Gallup A29b. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE.

    ELIOT, T. S. & George HOELLERING (1897-1980). The Film of Murder in the Cathedral. London: Faber and Faber, 1952. 4°. Half title, coloured frontispiece and plates, illustrations. Original mauve cloth boards, dust-jacket. Gallup A29i. Provenance: H. Martin (pencil signature on front free endpaper). PRESENTATION COPY, the printed name scored through and title inscribed, "inscribed by T. S. Eliot for H. T. G. Martin." (2)


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