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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 194

    GREENE, Graham (1904-91). The Lost Childhood and other essays. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1951. 8°. Half title. Original tan cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket (spine faded, some light rubbing to foot of backstrip). FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed (rather indistinctly), "for ?Arthur ?Baynes from his ?client, Graham Greene, with all good wishes, April 1951."

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    GREENE, Graham (1904-91). The Lost Childhood and other essays. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1951. 8°. Half title. Original tan cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket (spine faded, some light rubbing to foot of backstrip). FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed (rather indistinctly), "for ?Arthur ?Baynes from his ?client, Graham Greene, with all good wishes, April 1951."


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