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VIDAL, Gore.

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  1. Williwaw.

    Williwaw.

    New York: 1946

    First edition, first printing of the author's first book. Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 70889

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  2. 124314comp

    Williwaw.

    New York: 1946

    First edition, first printing, the dedication copy of the author's first book, signed by Vidal on the title page and inscribed simply beneath the printed dedication to his mother: "For Nina all my love -". That Gore Vidal's life brimmed to the extent that it did with enduring female friendships - among his closest confidantes... Learn More
    £4,250

    Stock Code: 124314

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  3. Williwaw.

    Williwaw.

    New York: 1946

    First edition, first printing of the author's first book. Learn More
    £375

    Stock Code: 103426

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    Williwaw.

    New York: 1946

    First edition, first printing, of the author's first book. Learn More
    £675

    Stock Code: 107561

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  5. A Star's Progress.
    First edition, first printing. Among Vidal's scarcest books, this is one of five pseudonymous genre novels that he published during the 1950s, after he had been blacklisted by the New York Times and could no longer support himself by writing literary fiction. A beautiful copy. Learn More
    £925

    Stock Code: 79581

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  6. Death in the Fifth Position.
    First edition, first printing. The first of Vidal's three books featuring Peter Cutler Sargeant II; it was followed by Death Before Bedtime and Death Likes It Hot. Learn More
    £175

    Stock Code: 103557

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  7. The Judgment of Paris.
    First edition, first printing. Signed twice by the author on the front free endpaper and the title page. Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 106014

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  8. 122402
    Book club edition, published in the same year as the first edition, inscribed by the author to the gay publisher Winston Leyland on half-title: "To W.L. from Gore Vidal 1 - 11 - 81", with Leyland's signature on front free endpaper. Winston Leyland (b.1940) was a leading figure in American LGBT publishing who won the Stonewall... Learn More
    £350

    Stock Code: 122402

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  9. 122397comp
    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author to gay publisher Winston Leyland on the half-title: "W.L. best wishes Gore Vidal 1 - 11 - 81", with Leyland's signature to the first page. Winston Leyland (b.1940) was a leading figure in American LGBT publishing who won the Stonewall Book Award in 1980. He established... Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 122397

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