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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 250

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). Autobiographies: Reveries over Childhood and Youth AND The Trembling of the Veil. New York: Macmillan, 1927. 8°. Frontispiece portrait by J[ohn] B. Yeats and four additional plates, one by Jack B. Yeats in colour, decorated endpapers (endpapers browned, light spotting to plates, marginal tear to pages 443/4 not affecting text). Publisher's green cloth (edge wear, spine slightly browned). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, INSCRIBED in black ink on the front free endpaper, 'Isaac Yeats from his nephew the author. April 15 1927.' Wade 152.

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    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). Autobiographies: Reveries over Childhood and Youth AND The Trembling of the Veil. New York: Macmillan, 1927. 8°. Frontispiece portrait by J[ohn] B. Yeats and four additional plates, one by Jack B. Yeats in colour, decorated endpapers (endpapers browned, light spotting to plates, marginal tear to pages 443/4 not affecting text). Publisher's green cloth (edge wear, spine slightly browned). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, INSCRIBED in black ink on the front free endpaper, 'Isaac Yeats from his nephew the author. April 15 1927.' Wade 152.


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