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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 179

    ELIOT, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965). East Coker. London: Faber and Faber, [1940]. 8°. Half title, contemporary newspaper review loosely-inserted (some very light spotting). Original yellow printed wrappers. Third (first Faber) edition. Gallup A36c. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE, the printed name scored through.

    Price Realised  

    ELIOT, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965). East Coker. London: Faber and Faber, [1940]. 8°. Half title, contemporary newspaper review loosely-inserted (some very light spotting). Original yellow printed wrappers. Third (first Faber) edition. Gallup A36c. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE, the printed name scored through.

    With the same author's Burnt Norton (London, [1941], first separate edition, Gallup A37), The Dry Salvages ([1941], FIRST EDITION, Gallup A39) and Little Gidding ([1942], FIRST EDITION, Gallup A42), comprising a complete set of The Four Quartets, each SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. (4)


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