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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 252

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). The Winding Stair. New York: The Fountain Press, 1929. 8° (220 x 150mm). Gold-flecked purple endpapers (endpapers lightly faded at edges). Publisher's navy cloth gilt, two leather spine labels, remains of glassine jacket, top edges gilt (slight bubbling to lower cover). NUMBER 623 OF 642 COPIES ON KALMAR PAPER SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR in black ink on the half title. Wade 164.

    Price Realised  

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). The Winding Stair. New York: The Fountain Press, 1929. 8° (220 x 150mm). Gold-flecked purple endpapers (endpapers lightly faded at edges). Publisher's navy cloth gilt, two leather spine labels, remains of glassine jacket, top edges gilt (slight bubbling to lower cover). NUMBER 623 OF 642 COPIES ON KALMAR PAPER SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR in black ink on the half title. Wade 164.


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