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BUCHAN, John.

BUCHAN, John.

Rare books by John Buchan, including first editions, signed copies, and finely bound volumes.

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir (1875–1940) became a published author while at university.

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  1. 123882
    First edition, first impression. The Thirty-Nine Steps was originally published in The All Story Weekly from 5 June to 31 July 1915, and in Blackwood's Magazine under the pseudonym "H. De V." from July to September 1915. It is the first of five novels featuring the detective Richard Hannay. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 123882

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  2. 132559
    The Thirty-Nine Steps..."> First edition, first impression, of Buchan's classic man-on-the-run shocker, in which Buchan adopts "a conscious pose in order to pastiche the tone of Edwardian English public life, the anxiety which accompanied complacency, its instinctive antisemitism, its male, public-school culture" (ODNB). The Thirty-Nine Steps... Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 132559

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  3. 127818
    First edition, first impression. The third of Buchan's Hannay novels, particularly scarce in the dust jacket. Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 127818

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