Rare books by Paul Scott, including first editions and signed first editions of The Birds of Paradise.
SCOTT, Paul. The Alien Sky.
London : 1953Uncorrected 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£475.00
Stock Code: 121422
SCOTT, Paul. The Birds of Paradise.
London : 1962First 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£300.00
Stock Code: 30389
SCOTT, Paul. [The Raj Quartet:]
London : 1966-77First 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£750.00
Stock Code: 106491