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  1. 121114comp
    Signed limited edition, number 48 of 265 copies signed by the author and specially bound, with an original onlay motif of a Shakespearean theatre designed by Zaehnsdorf. Originally published in 1970 by Jonathan Cape under the title Shakespeare. Burgess wrote a number of works inspired by Shakespeare, including a... Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 121114

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  2. Urgent Copy. Literary Studies.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 109986

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  3. Joysprick.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 106702

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  4. Nothing Like the Sun.
    First edition, first impression, of this novelisation of Shakespeare's life. Burgess has been described by Harold Bloom as "at his best in some of his novels, particularly in his Joycean fiction about Shakespeare, 'Nothing Like the Sun'" (Bloom, "Road Trip", New York Times, November 11, 2009). Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 99565

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