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ELIOT, T. S.

The Waste Land.

Availability: In stock

Published: Richmond printed and published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, 1923

Stock Code: 129587

£7,500
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First UK edition in book form, sole impression, one of about 460 copies hand-printed by the Woolfs, with the title label in the first state with asterisks (one of three states noted by Gallup, with no priority). The Waste Land was originally published in the first issue of The Criterion, the quarterly review which Eliot edited, in October 1922, and subsequently in book form in New York on 15 December 1922.

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Description

Octavo. Original marbled blue paper boards, white paper title label to front board printed in black, edges untrimmed. Housed in a custom blue cloth solander box.

Condition

Spine browned, slight wear to board edges, light foxing to book block edges and occasionally scattered to contents; single gathering unopened; a very good, bright, copy.

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