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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 258

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). Samhain. Edited for the Irish Literary Theatre by W.B. Yeats. Dublin: Sealy Bryers & Walker/London: T. Fisher Unwin. 4 (of 7) issues: October 1901 (first issue), October 1902, December 1904 and November 1908 (final issue). 4° (220 x 170mm). The last two issues with a frontispiece and one other plate (spotting, 1904 creased). Publisher's brown paper wrappers (chipped). Wade 227, 228, 230 & 241.

    Price Realised  

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). Samhain. Edited for the Irish Literary Theatre by W.B. Yeats. Dublin: Sealy Bryers & Walker/London: T. Fisher Unwin. 4 (of 7) issues: October 1901 (first issue), October 1902, December 1904 and November 1908 (final issue). 4° (220 x 170mm). The last two issues with a frontispiece and one other plate (spotting, 1904 creased). Publisher's brown paper wrappers (chipped). Wade 227, 228, 230 & 241.

    The Arrow. Edited by W.B. Yeats. Printed in Dublin by Hely's Limited. Nos 2 (November 1906), 3 (February 2007) and 5 (August 1909) (of 5); plus the 'W.B. Yeats Commemoration Number' (Summer 1939), edited by Lennox Robinson (all with spotting and creasing). Publisher's paper wrappers (some browning and wear). Wade 236.

    With 7 other Irish periodicals, 3 with material by or about Yeats. (15)


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