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THURBER, James. A Thurber Garland.
London : 1955First edition, first impression. Presentation copy from the author to fellow writers Peter de Vries and Katinka Loeser, inscribed on the front free endpaper verso, "To the Katinkas from the Helens", and on the lid of the box, more legibly (probably the hand of his wife), "Katinka and Pete from Jim and Helen". A Thurber Garland - or "weedy bouquet" as... Learn More£975.00
Stock Code: 102235
THURBER, James. The 13 Clocks.
New York : 1950First edition, first printing. Presentation copy from the author, inscribed boldly across the front free endpaper: "Merry Christmas to Frances, from Jim and Helen. James Thurber". The recipient may be Thurber's cousin Frances, mentioned in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty as "my little cousin Frances... who was three years older than I". Thurber married... Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 98747
EMETT, Rowland. Nellie Come Home; New World for Nellie [US title; with duplicate copy].
New York & London : 1952First editions, first impressions, published simultaneously in the UK and the US. With a presentation inscription by the author to his US publisher, Margaret McElderry, on the front free endpaper of New World for Nellie: "For Margaret, without whom it would not (repeat not) have even got onto the paper! With my best wishes, from Rowland". During her... Learn More£975.00
Stock Code: 101848