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BETJEMAN, John.

BETJEMAN, John.

Rare books by John Betjeman, including first editions and signed first edition copies of Continual Dew, and Mount Zion.

“National British Treasure” John Betjeman (1906-–1884), was a poet, writer and broadcaster who achieved fame early in what would be an extremely successful and prolific career.

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  1. 123746
    First edition, first state, the Hungarian-born architect Ernö Goldfinger's copy, with his ownership signature to the front free endpaper. Having immigrated to England during the 1930s, Goldfinger became a prominent member of the London-based Modern Architectural Research Group (known as MARS), of which Betjeman was also... Learn More
    £475

    Stock Code: 123746

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  2. 123743comp
    First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, with an autograph Christmas card signed by Betjeman in English and Gaelic loosely inserted. A lovely association copy owned by the Irish architectural historian, writer and poet Maurice Craig (1919-2011), with his bookplate to the front pastedown... Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 123743

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  3. Sir John Piers.
    First Edition, First Impression. One of 140 copiers this signed by Betjeman in Gaelic. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 99840

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