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  1. 121299
    First edition, first impression, second issue, re-priced from 50 to 60 francs on the front flap and rear cover. Miller's first three books, of which this is the second, were banned in the United States and England for obscene content; Black Spring was not published in the US until 1963. Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 121299

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  2. Un Etre Etoilique. [A Starlike Being.]
    First edition of Miller's 7,000 word essay in praise of Anais Nin, an offprint from The Criterion vol XVII no. 66, this a presentation copy inscribed by Miller on the front wrapper verso, "To James F. O'Roark, from Henry Miller, 2/18/79". Dr James F. O'Roark was a Santa Barbara eye doctor, and a notable Henry Miller collector.... Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 96007

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  3. 63313comp
    First edition, first printing. One of 200 numbered copies signed by the author. With the author's signed presentation inscription on the first blank, "To Annie and Nicola with best wishes Henry Miller Paris 10/37". The identity of Annie and Nicola is something of a mystery, although Miller reports in Colossus of Maroussi... Learn More
    £1,400

    Stock Code: 63313

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  4. 121301
    First edition, first impression, of the second work in Miller's Villa Seurat series. This collection of 12 essays and short stories includes six previously unpublished works. Miller lived in an apartment at 18 Villa Seurat during his time in Paris between 1930 and 1939, funded by fellow author Anaïs Nin. Learn More
    £475

    Stock Code: 121301

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  5. 69506comp
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To T. J. Hoyer, Claude Houghton", below that, in pencil, "For Henry Miller with respect and in friendship, Larry Goldberg 9.2.64". Miller was a great admirer of Houghton and this novel in particular, writing in his literary memoir The Books... Learn More
    £275

    Stock Code: 69506

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  6. 121302
    First edition, first impression, first state, and with the yellow errata slip tipped-in as issued. One of 1,000 copies printed, this is one of a few copies in the first state without the prices inked out following the devalued franc after the war. "Originally scheduled for publication in February but delayed for three months,... Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 121302

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  7. 73561
    First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US in 1939. Learn More
    £100

    Stock Code: 73561

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  8. To Paint Is To Love Again.
    Signed limited edition, number 6 of 50 specially bound copies. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to poet Kenneth Patchen on the half-title. Learn More
    £675

    Stock Code: 95472

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  9. Insomnia or The Devil at Large. A first edition book portfolio.
    First edition, first impression. Limited to 150 copies with a signed bound in introduction and with a numbered and signed lithograph on Japanese paper by Henry Miller. 100 copies were issued in English, 50 copies were issued in French. This is the English edition. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 69028

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