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HUXLEY, Aldous.

Rare books by Aldous Huxley, including first edition and signed first edition, and finely bound copies of Brave New World and Point Counter Point.

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  1. A Virgin Heart.

    A Virgin Heart.

    A Novel. Translated by Aldous Huxley.
    First UK edition, first impression, of the French author's erotic Bildungsroman, which was originally published in 1907, under the title Un coeur virginal. Learn More
    £175

    Date of Publication: 1926

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 89473

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  2. Typed letter signed to the publishers William Heinemann.
    signed

    Typed letter signed to the publishers William Heinemann.

    Originally banned
    "I understand that certain restrictions are placed on the sale of Bloch's ‘Sexual Life of our Times' and am therefore writing to you direct, as the publishers, to ask you under what conditions and at what price the book is procurable. I may add that I am domiciled abroad [mis-typed as ‘aborad' and corrected by Huxley in ink] so that, if the restrictions apply solely to England, they would not affect this case. Learn More
    £475

    Date of Publication: 1930

    Published: 3 rue Du Bac, Suresnes, France

    Stock Code: 103695

    Signed: Yes

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  3. 116538comp
    signed

    Vulgarity in Literature.

    Digressions From A Theme.
    First edition, signed limited issue. Number 211 of 260 copies, signed by the author, of which 250 were for sale. Learn More
    £175

    Date of Publication: 1930

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 116538

    Signed: Yes

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  4. Caucasus.
    signed

    Caucasus.

    Number 2 of 3 copies, printed and bound by the author. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the first blank ("For Aldous Huxley") and on the limitation page ("F.P. for A.H. in faithful homage. 11/20/31."). Learn More
    £1,750

    Date of Publication: 1931

    Published: [No place

    Stock Code: 94523

    Signed: Yes

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  5. Brave New World.

    Brave New World.

    First Edition, First Impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Date of Publication: 1932

    Published: London:

    Stock Code: 35835

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  6. Eyeless in Gaza.

    Eyeless in Gaza.

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £225

    Date of Publication: 1936

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 106894

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  7. Themes and Variations.

    Themes and Variations.

    First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Shepard Traube, the friendliest and most intelligent of producers. Aldous Huxley, 1950." Traube, a theatrical director and producer, had produced and staged Huxley's play The Giocanda Smile that year; it premiered at the Lyceum Theater, New York City on 7 October 1950. Learn More
    £475

    Date of Publication: 1950

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 112815

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  8. The Genius and The Goddess.
    signed

    The Genius and The Goddess.

    Inscribed
    Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For Frances Rosenthal, with good wishes, Aldous Huxley, 1956". First US edition, first printing. Originally published in the UK in the same year. Learn More
    £250

    Date of Publication: 1955

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 104444

    Signed: Yes

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  9. Adonis and the Alphabet and other essays.

    Adonis and the Alphabet and other essays.

    First edition, first impression. Published in the US later the same year under the title Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow. Learn More
    £45

    Date of Publication: 1956

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 100596

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  10. Heaven & Hell.

    Heaven & Hell.

    First edition, first impression of Huxley's follow-up to The Doors of Perception. Learn More
    £150

    Date of Publication: 1956

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 100667

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