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AUDEN, W. H.

AUDEN, W. H.

Rare books by W. H. Auden, including first editions and signed first edition copies of Another Time, New Year Letter, and Marginalia.

W. H. Auden (1907–1973) is widely regarded as one of the great writers of the 20th century. Both controversial and technically brilliant, he is primarily remembered today as a poet.

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    Roger Sessions (1896-1985) won a special Pulitzer..."> First edition, first impression. Presentation copy from the dedicatee Stephen Spender to the American composer Roger Sessions and his wife Barbara, inscribed by Spender on the front free endpaper: "For Barbara & Roger Sessions from Stephen Spender. Berlin June 27. 1932".

    Roger Sessions (1896-1985) won a special Pulitzer... Learn More
    £1,000

    Stock Code: 130988

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  2. Elegy for J.F.K.

    Elegy for J.F.K.

    [Kirchstetten, Austria: 1964]

    An original draft of Auden's elegy, accompanied by a note from Auden to his collaborator and occasional lover, Chester Kallman: "Chester, would you let me know what you think of this on JFK - the Sunday Times want to print it. W". The undated note is addressed from his house in Kirchstetten, Austria; this typewritten draft... Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 105048

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  3. 99556
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £45

    Stock Code: 99556

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