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  1. Rope: A Play.

    Rope: A Play.

    With a Preface on Thrillers.
    First edition, first impression, theatre issue. Learn More
    £750

    Date of Publication: 1929

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 63469

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  2. Twenty Thousand Streets Under the Sky.
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    Twenty Thousand Streets Under the Sky.

    A London Trilogy. With an introduction by J. B. Priestley.
    First edition, first impression, dedication copy inscribed by Hamilton, of this omnibus printing of the trilogy comprising The Midnight Bell, The Siege of Pleasure and The Plains of Cement. This is one of the dedication copies with the author's presentation inscription to the half title page, "Martha [Smith] with love from Patrick" and with his calligraphic inscription to the dedication page whereby Hamilton extends the printed initial M. Learn More
    £3,500

    Date of Publication: 1935

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 71032

    Signed: Yes

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  3. The Duke in Darkness. A Play in Three Acts.

    The Duke in Darkness. A Play in Three Acts.

    First edition, first impression. A beautiful copy. Learn More
    £100

    Date of Publication: 1943

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 72813

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  4. The Slaves of Solitude. A Novel.
    signed

    The Slaves of Solitude. A Novel.

    First edition, first impression. A fine association copy with the author's signed presentation inscription on the front free endpaper, "To Martha with love from Henderson, 14th May, 1947". Henderson was one of Hamilton's many nicknames, and the recipient was Martha Smith, secretary to Hamilton's good friend and publisher Michael Sadleir, director of Constable and the dedicatee of the last volume in the London trilogy An unusually appropriate inscription, as the protagonist of this book is the secretary for a publishing firm. Learn More
    £2,000

    Date of Publication: 1947

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 79172

    Signed: Yes

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