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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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    Poems.

    London: 1930

    Poems was printed in a run of 1,000 copies. In addition to his poetry, this work contains the play "Paid on Both Sides: A Charade", which is dedicated to Cecil Day-Lewis and was written..."> First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the title page, "Wystan Hugh Auden", his printed name struck through. Poems was printed in a run of 1,000 copies. In addition to his poetry, this work contains the play "Paid on Both Sides: A Charade", which is dedicated to Cecil Day-Lewis and was written... Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 133566

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    Poems.

    London: 1930

    First edition, first impression, in remarkably nice condition. Poems was printed in a run of 1,000 copies. In addition to poetry, this work contains the play "Paid on Both Sides: A Charade", which is dedicated to Cecil Day-Lewis and was written during Auden's stay in Berlin from 1928 to 1929. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 133567

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    Two Poems.

    [Bryn Mawr, PA: 1934]

    First edition, first impression, signed by both Auden and the printer Frederic Prokosch, out of series from a stated edition of 22 copies, this with the printed statement on the limitation page "special copy on lemon vellum" (being printed on yellow japon); this format unknown to Auden's bibliographers Bloomfield and Mendelson,... Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 132901

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