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COLLIER, John.

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    COLLIER, John. His Monkey Wife or Married to a Chimp.

    London : 1930

    First edition, first impression of the author's first book, "a wicked and witty satire about a man seduced by a chimpanzee" (ODNB). Presentation copy from the author to the Parisian bookseller and publisher Edward W. Titus, inscribed on the front free endpaper: "To Edward W. Titus with best wishes John Collier, Ashmansworth, March 1931" and followed... Learn More
    £525.00

    Stock Code: 108360

  2. His Monkey Wife or, Married to a Chimp.
    COLLIER, John. His Monkey Wife or, Married to a Chimp.

    London : 1930

    First edition, first impression of the author's first book, "a wicked and witty satire about a man seduced by a chimpanzee" (ODNB). Bleiler describes John Collier (1902-1980) as "one of the modern masters of the short story and certainly the pre-eminent writer of short fantasies. Fine stylist, remarkable wit and ironist" and His Monkey Wife as a "very... Learn More
    £475.00

    Stock Code: 87826

  3. Tom's A-Cold. A Tale.
    COLLIER, John. Tom's A-Cold. A Tale.

    London : 1933

    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy from the author to Edith Sitwell, inscribed on the front free endpaper: "My dear Edith, This is a rather uncertain venture into a new genre. I fear you will not find it possible to look so kindly on it as you did my last, but I am still your most devoted, most enthusiastic admirer, John Collier". A... Learn More
    £675.00

    Stock Code: 126769

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