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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 247

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). Reveries over Childhood and Youth. Dundrum: The Cuala Press, 1915. 8° (210 x 145mm). Woodcut vignette (in red) and title design by Sturge Moore, unopened. Publisher's linen-backed paper boards (spine lightly browned). FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 370 OF 425 COPIES.

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    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). Reveries over Childhood and Youth. Dundrum: The Cuala Press, 1915. 8° (210 x 145mm). Woodcut vignette (in red) and title design by Sturge Moore, unopened. Publisher's linen-backed paper boards (spine lightly browned). FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 370 OF 425 COPIES.

    Plates to accompany Reveries over childhood and youth. Dundrum: Cuala Press, 1915. 8°. Three loose plates by John Butler and Jack B. Yeats plus a printed note (light spotting to plates, one chipped at edges, note browned). Publisher's linen-backed paper boards (short tear to gutter). Wade 111.

    Certain Noble Plays of Japan from the Manuscripts of Ernest Fenollosa, Chosen and Finished by Ezra Pound, with an Introduction by William Butler Yeats. Dundrum: Cuala Press, 1916. 4° (210 x 145mm). Woodcut title design by Robert Gregory. Publisher's linen-backed paper boards (spine browned). NUMBER 234 OF 350 COPIES. Wade 269.

    With 8 further Cuala Press volumes, one in facsimile. (11)


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