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SCOTT, Paul.

Rare books by Paul Scott, including first editions and signed first editions of The Birds of Paradise.

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  1. 121422
    Uncorrected advance proof copy of Scott's second novel. Loosely inserted is a letter by the publishers, dated July, 1953, and addressed to a Mr Middleton (presumably the owner of a bookshop) announcing the publication date of 18 September, 1953 and urging the bookseller to recommend the book to his customers. Learn More
    £475

    Stock Code: 121422

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  2. The Birds of Paradise.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author to the novelist Bernice Rubens, "To Bernice, when met at 5 Belgrave Square, 5 April 1962." Learn More
    £275

    Stock Code: 103638

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  3. 30389comp
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author, "To Monica & Bob Up your garden path, hollyhocks & primmulas, Love Paul 9th April '62" on the front free endpaper and signed on the title page with his printed name struck through. Learn More
    £300

    Stock Code: 30389

    signed

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  4. 116439
    First editions, first impressions of "one of the most important landmarks of post-war fiction" (The Times). Staying On, the pendant volume to Scott's "Raj Quartet", is a distinct work in its own right and won the Booker Prize for 1977. Learn More
    £625

    Stock Code: 116439

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  5. [The Raj Quartet:]
    First editions, first impressions, a very good set in dust jackets. Staying On won the Booker Prize for 1977 and The Times described the Quartet as "one of the most important landmarks of post-war fiction". Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 106491

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  6. 63497
    £55

    Stock Code: 63497

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