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BURNETT, W. R. Iron Man.
New York : 1930First edition, first printing, signed by the author on the half-title. A boxing novel, this is the author's second book, following Little Caesar of 1929, which "proved equally successful; it became both a Book-of-the-Month Club selection and a motion picture of the same name by Universal in 1931", starring Lew Ayres and Jean Harlow (American National... Learn More£675.00
Stock Code: 94802
BURNETT, W. R. Little Caesar.
New York : 1929First edition, first printing, of the author's landmark first book. With the book label on the front free endpaper of novelist and playwright Derek Marlowe who wrote the best-selling novel A Dandy in Aspic (1966). Scarce in dust jacket. Learn More£2,250.00
Stock Code: 90678
HODGES, Andrew. Alan Turing: The Enigma.
London : 1983First edition, first impression, of Hodges's esteemed biography of the great computer science pioneer, accompanied by letters from the author to Arthur Harris requesting information on Turing as a student and, later, thanking him for his assistance.
In his first letter to Harris, the head boy of Turing's school house, Westcott, Hodges writes,... Learn More£1,000.00
Stock Code: 143870