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  1. Marianne Thornton 1797-1887.
    First edition, first impression, of Forster's biography of his paternal great-aunt. A lovely copy. Learn More
    £175

    Stock Code: 109653

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  2. Marianne Thornton 1797-1887. A Domestic Biography.
    £85

    Stock Code: 104287

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  3. The New Disorder.
    First separate edition, first printing. Signed limited edition, number V 5 of 20 copies only signed by both author and illustrator, from a printing of 1200 copies. Forster's essay was first published in Horizon, December 1941, and largely incorporated in "Art for Art's Sake" in Harper's Magazine, August 1949. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 100433

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  4. 60122
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £260

    Stock Code: 60122

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  5. 60250comp
    First edition, second impression. Inscribed by the author on the half-title "For E. K. Brown from E. M. Forster, June 4th 1947". Brown's annotations appear throughout the text. Edward Killoran Brown (1905-51) was a prominant Canadian literature professor who taught at the University of Toronto, and later Cornell and the... Learn More
    £700

    Stock Code: 60250

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