Essays and Aphorisms.London: The Janus Press, 1954 Stock Code: 141519
NotesFirst edition, first impression, presentation copy from S. C. Nott, who wrote the Biographical Note, to T. S. Eliot, "T. S. Eliot from S. C. Nott", on the half-title. This copy is number 588 of 1,000 copies printed for subscribers. Alfred Richard Orage (1873-1934) was editor of The New Age magazine, and a disciple of Gurdjieff.
Eliot is mentioned in Nott's Note, "According to Mr T. S. Eliot, Orage at this time the early 1930s was the best leader writer and the best literary critic in London. He was also the most penetrating writer on economics."
Octavo. Original boards, titles to front in black and brown. With the dust jacket.
Some very light spotting to endpapers and jacket, minimal rubbing, excellent condition.
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