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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 228

    THOMAS, Dylan (1914-53). Under Milk Wood. A Play for Voices. Preface and Musical Settings by Daniel Jones. London: J. M. Dent, 1954. Half title, 9 pages of musical notation at the end. Original light brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket. A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Rolph B21.

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    THOMAS, Dylan (1914-53). Under Milk Wood. A Play for Voices. Preface and Musical Settings by Daniel Jones. London: J. M. Dent, 1954. Half title, 9 pages of musical notation at the end. Original light brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket. A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Rolph B21.

    With 6 other books including 3 others by the same author, Deaths and Entrances (London, 1946), The Doctor and the Devils (London, 1953) and In the Mustardseed Sun ([No place, The Tern Press, 1983, ONE OF 85 COPIES); and Lawrence Durrell's Clea (London, 1960), Tunc (London, 1968, with Book Society Choice band, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR) and Nunquam (London, 1970), FIRST EDITIONS in dust-jackets. (7)


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