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BARZUN, Jacques.

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  1. God's Country and Mine.
    First edition, first printing. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "Wendell, with diffidence! Jaques 15 III 54." The dedicatee is Barzun's life-long friend Wendell Hertig Taylor, together with whom the author later wrote the critique of crime fiction, A Catalogue of Crime (1971). Learn More
    £175

    Stock Code: 90697

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  2. Race: A Study in Superstition.
    Second edition, revised. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "For Lionel & Diana, with ever affectionate thoughts, this dull old book that faithfully reflects the dull old friend who sends it, Jacques. Dec 22/64". Literary critic Lionel Trilling (1905-75) worked at Columbia during the same period as Barzun,... Learn More
    £775

    Stock Code: 61792

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  3. On Writing, Editing, and Publishing.
    First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title: "For Wendell, fellow-author, editor & publisher. As ever, J. Nov 30/71". The recipient is the French-born American historian Barzun's life-long friend, with whom the author Wendell Hertig Taylor later wrote the critique of crime... Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 91240

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