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STAPLEDON, Olaf.

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  1. A Modern Theory of Ethics.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "A. M. Carr-Saunders, with compliments from W. O. S. 3rd February 1929". A Modern Theory of Ethics was Stapledon's first published work of prose, based on the thesis for his PhD in philosophy awarded at the University of... Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 87348

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  2. Last and First Men.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Aage Marcus from Olaf Stapledon" and also on the title page, "Olaf Stapledon in the hope that someday my wife and I may give you almost as good a time in England as you have given us in Denmark". Aage Marcus (1888-1985)... Learn More
    £6,750

    Stock Code: 80246

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  3. Darkness and the Light.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Aage Marcus from Olaf Stapledon, April 1946". Aage Marcus (1888-1985) was a Danish art historian and writer. The Stapledon collection at the University of Liverpool contains a copy of Marcus's Billedkunsten (Visual Art)... Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 80241

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  4. A Man Divided.
    First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the title page. Signed copies are particularly scarce as Stapledon died in the year of this novel's publication. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 114301

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  5. 118812comp
    First edition, first impression, published posthumously. Presentation copy, inscribed by Agnes Stapledon, "Edward Frick, from Agnes Z. Stapledon, in memory of Olaf. January 1954". Edward Frick was an American architect based in Paris whom the Stapledons had visited in Paris, in August 1950, less than a month before Stapledon's... Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 118812

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