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    Sale 5140

    Fine Printed Books Including Modern First Editions & Miniature Books

    25 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 244

    HUXLEY, Aldous (1894-63). Brave New World. A Novel. London: Chatto & Windus, 1932. Large 8° (230 x 150mm). Half title (one spot on first leaf of text). Original mustard yellow buckram, cloth gilt spine label, top edges gilt, others uncut (spine and edges of covers browned, extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: "This is Magda Hay's book -- please return to 12 Lowndes Square, SW1" (pencil inscriptions on limitation leaf). FIRST EDITION. NUMBER 10 OF 324 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

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    HUXLEY, Aldous (1894-63). Brave New World. A Novel. London: Chatto & Windus, 1932. Large 8° (230 x 150mm). Half title (one spot on first leaf of text). Original mustard yellow buckram, cloth gilt spine label, top edges gilt, others uncut (spine and edges of covers browned, extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: "This is Magda Hay's book -- please return to 12 Lowndes Square, SW1" (pencil inscriptions on limitation leaf). FIRST EDITION. NUMBER 10 OF 324 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.


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