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ROBBINS, Tom. Another Roadside Attraction; Even Cowgirls Get the Blues; Still Life with Woodpecker.
New York : 1971-76-80First editions, first printings. Presentation copies, each inscribed by the author to a different recipient: Another Roadside Attraction: "Geneve, you sky full of moons, you're the sweetest thing to happen to me in a long, long time. My love rides with you - awake or dreaming. Tom Robbins. June 8 1977"; Even Cowgirls Get the Blues: "To Peter Songrer,... Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 107409
WODEHOUSE, P. G. Original manuscript of Bill the Conqueror, carbon typescript with autograph corrections.
Original manuscript of Bill the Conqueror, with final corrections for publication, presented by Wodehouse to his musical collaborator Jerome Kern (1885-1945), with the author's signed presentation inscription in ink on the typed title leaf: "To Jerry from Plum - P. G. Wodehouse 1924"; and with Kern's ink inscription below, re-presenting the manuscript... Learn More£45,000.00
Stock Code: 76402
(GERSHWIN, Ira.) SELDES, Gilbert. The Seven Lively Arts.
New York & London : 1924First edition, signed limited issue, association copy, with the ownership inscription of Jazz Age lyricist Ira Gershwin to the front free endpaper. Ira Gershwin often collaborated with his younger brother, George, starting with Lady, be Good, in 1924. George Gershwin is mentioned numerous times throughout the book, with his portrait facing page 92,... Learn More£775.00
Stock Code: 128542
LA JONCHERE, Étienne Lécuyer de. Systême d'un nouveau gouvernement en France. Tome I [-IV].
Amsterdam : 1720First edition of a very rare work by La Jonchère, one of the most original works of political economy of the 18th century.
Writing after the death of Louis XIV in 1715, La Jonchère puts forward a detailed and comprehensive plan of financial reform. Although he "expressly denies having followed Vauban's Dixme Royale, he starts from the same initial... Learn More£22,500.00
Stock Code: 116257
PLATH, Sylvia. Early unpublished poems.
[London] : 31 July 1969Galley proof of the first printing of five of Plath's previously unpublished poems, comprising: "Complaint of the Crazed Queen"; "Battle-scene from the comic operatic fantasy The Seafarer"; "Dialogue en route"; "Letter to a Purist"; and "Dream of the Hearse Driver". It seems to have been common practice to provide authors or their agents with pulls... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 67961