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SHAW, George Bernard

Rare books by George Bernard Shaw, including first editions of Pygmalion and signed first editions, original pamphlets and political tracts.

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  1. 73482
    First edition, first impression. Containing an unauthorised publication of Shaw's essay "How to Make Plays Readable". Learn More
    £80

    Stock Code: 73482

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  2. Trade Unionism for Clerks.
    First edition, first impression. Contains Shaw's six-page foreword. Learn More
    £60

    Stock Code: 73425

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  3. 73708
    A pre-publication separatum of Shaw's introduction to Leonard Woolf's International Government, printed to secure copyright. Laurence located only 5 copies. Learn More
    £475

    Stock Code: 73708

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  4. Attractive inscribed photographic portrait on textured paper by Howard Coster.
    Signed by Shaw at the top of the image and by Coster (in pencil) on the mount; additionally inscribed by Shaw on the mount: "To Mary Lawton, G. Bernard Shaw, 13/11/36". An excellent association: Shaw had known the American actress Mary Lawton since before the Great War: he directed her in the first Broadway production of... Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 114626

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  5. Bernard Shaw Through the Camera.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author to his gardener, Henry Higgs, on the half-title, "Ayot Saint Lawrence, 8th August 1948. To Harry Higgs, who will find his portrait as one of my most faithful friends and helpers on page 39, G. Bernard Shaw". Henry Higgs (1874-1961) spent several decades... Learn More
    £425

    Stock Code: 103487

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