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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 561

    SHAW, Irwin (1913-1984). Act of Faith and other Stories. New York: Random House, 1946. Original cloth; dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed b y Shaw to Harold Ross, founder of The New Yorker, on the front free endpaper. A volume of short stories, many of which were originally published in The New Yorker. -- In the Company of Dolphins. New York: Bernard Geis, 1964. 8o. Original cloth-backed boards; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed by Shaw to Salha on the half-title. -- Nightwork. New York: Delacorte Press, 1975. 8o. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed by Shaw on the front free endpaper. -- [With:] STEINBECK, John. The Grapes of Wrath. New York: The Viking Press, 1939. 8o. Original cloth. IRWIN SHAW'S COPY, signed by him on the front pastedown and the half-title. (4)

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    SHAW, Irwin (1913-1984). Act of Faith and other Stories. New York: Random House, 1946. Original cloth; dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed b y Shaw to Harold Ross, founder of The New Yorker, on the front free endpaper. A volume of short stories, many of which were originally published in The New Yorker. -- In the Company of Dolphins. New York: Bernard Geis, 1964. 8o. Original cloth-backed boards; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed by Shaw to Salha on the half-title. -- Nightwork. New York: Delacorte Press, 1975. 8o. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed by Shaw on the front free endpaper. -- [With:] STEINBECK, John. The Grapes of Wrath. New York: The Viking Press, 1939. 8o. Original cloth. IRWIN SHAW'S COPY, signed by him on the front pastedown and the half-title. (4)


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