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WAUGH, Evelyn. Brideshead Revisited.
London : 1945Uncorrected proof copy of the first trade edition. Brideshead Revisited was written from January to June 1944. Waugh had an edition of 50 copies on handmade paper printed for private circulation to his most trusted literary friends, who were encouraged to return comments to him. That ur-text, though dated 1945, was issued in December 1944. It was succeeded... Learn More£12,500.00
Stock Code: 124334
WAUGH, Evelyn. Edmund Campion. Jesuit and Martyr.
London : 1947Second edition, with a new introduction by the author. Inscribed by Waugh on the half-title, "With happy & grateful memories of Dundee, from Evelyn Waugh. Oct 26, 1949". At the outbreak of the Second World War Waugh joined the marine infantry brigade and, after seeing action on the Libyan coast in April 1941, returned to Britain and spent about a year... Learn More£975.00
Stock Code: 82521
(HOURS PRESS.) HOWARD, Brian. God Save the King.
Paris : First and limited edition, number 29 of 150 copies signed by the author. This is the only substantial poetry collection of Brian Howard (1905-1958), one of the Eton Arts Society group with Harold Acton, Oliver Messel, Anthony Powell, and Henry Yorke; at Oxford he knew Evelyn Waugh and Waugh, writing later that Howard "dazzled me rather 25 years ago",... Learn More£575.00
Stock Code: 106933