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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 246

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). The Shadowy Waters. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1900. 4° (239 x 170mm). (Light spotting). Publisher's navy ribbed cloth, gilt design on upper cover, top edges gilt (edge wear, some marks). FIRST EDITION. Wade 30.

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    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). The Shadowy Waters. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1900. 4° (239 x 170mm). (Light spotting). Publisher's navy ribbed cloth, gilt design on upper cover, top edges gilt (edge wear, some marks). FIRST EDITION. Wade 30.

    YEATS, W.B. A Full Moon in March. London: Macmillan, 1935. 8° (200 x 135mm). Partly unopened. Publisher's green cloth, dustjacket (jacket chipped and with internal tape repair at head of spine). FIRST EDITION of Yeats' verse version of The King of the Great Clock Tower (see lot 254). Wade 182. With 7 other theatrical volumes by Yeats. (9)


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