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MAETERLINCK MAURICE ;ASSOCIATION COPY FROM THE LIBRARY OF MARY URSULA BETHELL
Les Tresor Des Humbles
Paris, Societe Du Mercure De France. 1896, Tenth Edition. Buckram, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. of interest for New Zealand poetry collectors as carries the book label of Mary Ursula Bethell to front paste down, and her signature in pencil to the fep, book in tidy condition, light foxing or age browning to page edges, paper stock is age toned, nice buckram that has patinated well, gilt titled spine, top edge gilt, 309+1pp French language, a few pages have pencil lines to margins. Very Good/No Jacket. association copy.
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Book number: 010001
NZD 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 101.75 US$ 114.54 | £UK 91.25 | JP¥ 12318]
Keywords: New Zealand Literature Poetry Mary Ursual Bethell Signed Signaturre Association Copy Booklabel Bookplate Book Plate Book Label French Literature Novel Fiction Collectable

 
NAUGHTON BILL
One Small Boy
London, MacGibbon & Kee. 1957, First Edition. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. Ill.: Gerard Dillon. unclipped dust jacket chipped at head of spine, light rubbing to joints, small chips to corners and ends of joints, light dust or handling soiling to wrapper, small name 'WALL' to fep, light lean to spine, clean copy, 319pp Story of an Irish family who move to live in Lancashire, author's first novel. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 005077
NZD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 19.64 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2112]
Keywords: British Modern Fiction Literature Modern First Edition Novel Gerard Dillon

 
MURPHY BILL
The Red Sands of Santa Maria
New York, Dodd Mead. 1956, First Edition. Cloth, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. unclipped dust jacket minor chipping to spine ends and onto top edge of front cover, light handling soiling, 306pp, spotted endpapers, novel with a bull fighting theme. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 005270
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.55 | £UK 5.25 | JP¥ 704]
Keywords: Modern First Edition American Literature Bull Fight

 
DYLAN BOB
Tarantula
London, MacGibbon & Kee. 1971, First Edition. (ISBN: 0261633376) Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. Bob Dylans novel in the first UK edition. book VG, DW price clipped and some light foxing to the reverse and the fold in flaps, a little grubby but is laminated paper stock so may tidy up well , one tiny nick to the fore edge of the lower DW fold. 137pp. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 001540
NZD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.75 US$ 16.36 | £UK 13.25 | JP¥ 1760]
Keywords: Bob Dylan Novel Fiction Literature First British Edition Music 0261633376

 
MRABET MOHAMMED TRANSLATED BY PAUL BOWLES
Look and Move On
Santa Barbara, Black Sparrow. 1976, First Edition. (ISBN: 0876852541) Original Wraps, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. (500 gram rate) small label adhesive stain top corner, bookseller pencil to plain white fly leaf, wraps faintly faded, Paul Bowles audio-taped , translated and published this tale from the Moghrebi, 125pp. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 002786
NZD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 US$ 22.91 | £UK 18.25 | JP¥ 2464]
Keywords: Moghrebi Morroco Tangier Riffian Africa Arabic Literature Translated Paul Bowles Black Sparrow 0876852541

 
HUIE WILLIAM BRADFORD
The Revolt of Mamie Stover
London, W H Allen. 1956, reprint. Cloth, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. first reprint of the UK edition, VG book excepting browned endpapers and a small damp spot to top edge, DW unclipped with some minor edge chipping to the top edges, tiny short tear at bottom edge, novel amde into the Jane Russell film, uncommon. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 002637
NZD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 35 US$ 39.27 | £UK 31.5 | JP¥ 4223]
Keywords: American Literature Fiction Novel Rare Mamie Stover Jane Russell Hollywood World War Two Prostitution

 
CABELL JAMES BRANCH
The Cords of Vanity: A Comedy of Shirking
London, Bodley Head. 1925, First Edition. Decorative Cloth, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. navy cloth with light blue decorative titling, rubbed to edges and joints, spine ends frayed, internally clean but shows mild age browning to paper stock, xvi 332pp + 4pp adverts. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 006012
NZD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 19.64 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2112]
Keywords: Fiction Literature Modern First Edition Allegorical Occult

 
CABELL JAMES BRANCH
Jurgen, A Comedy of Justice ( Includes the Gnostic Mass )
London, Bodley Head. 1949, reprint. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. papered boards, yellow stiff paper dust jacket handling soiled, unclipped, 16th impression, author knew Aleister Crowley and there is a depiction of a form of the Thelemic Gnostic Mass in this work, 325pp, light foxing to closed edges, minor dust soiling, (500 gram rate). Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 007044
NZD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.25 US$ 29.45 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3167]
Keywords: Fiction Literature Modern First Edition Allegorical Occult Aleister Crowley Thelemic Gnostic Mass Depicted

 
CABELL JAMES BRANCH
Something About Eve, a Comedy of Fig-Leaves
London, John Lane. 1927, First Edition. Decorative Cloth, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. first UK trade edition (not illustrated), top and fore closed edges age toned, some faint foxing, tidy copy, 364pp + 8pp adverts, unclipped dust jacket has some short tears and also handling soiling, chipped to corners etc. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 005662
NZD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 19.64 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2112]
Keywords: Fiction Novel Literature Aleister Crowley Cabell British Edition

 
CABELL JAMES BRANCH
Straws and Prayer-books, Dizain Des Diversions
London, John Lane. 1926, First Edition. Cloth, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. first UK edition, purple cloth lightly soiled and lightly rubbed to edge, top and fore closed edges soiled, some light foxing, tidy but aged copy, 302pp + 10pp adverts, includes Cabell on literary censorship, essays on the art of writing etc includes discussion of Jurgen, which was considered obscene at the time, and was based on Crowley's Gnostic Mass. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 003848
NZD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.25 US$ 29.45 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3167]
Keywords: Essays Litearary Jurgen Aleister Crowley Cabell British Edition

 
HARTE BRET
The Heathen Chinee and Other Poems and Sensation Novels Condensed
London, Ward Lock & Bowden. 1898, Reissue. Pictorial Boards, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. papered boards illustrated with rearing horseman, lower board with Pears Soap advert, adverts to endpapers, cheap paper stock, joints and edges rubbed, handling soiled, some age browning or foxing to the paper, undated but before 1900 as there is a pencil name and date to half title, 20/1/99, viii 215pp. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 007938
NZD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 US$ 22.91 | £UK 18.25 | JP¥ 2464]
Keywords: Victorian Illustrated Boards Xenophobia Popular Pulp Fiction Poetry Verse Pears Soap Advert

 
GARFIELD BRIAN
The Arizonans (Monarch 230)
Derby, Monarch Books. 1961, First Thus. Mass Market Paperback, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. Ill.: Ray Johnson. (200 gram rate) light reading crease, no markings, corners slightly rubbed142+2pp adverts, first thus paprback. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 007834
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.55 | £UK 5.25 | JP¥ 704]
Keywords: Western Paperback Collecatble Collectible Cover Art By Ray Johnson Monarch Books 230 Ray Johnson

 
GLANVILLE BRIAN
The Artist Type
London, Jonathan Cape. 1967, First Edition. Original Wraps, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. Galley/Proof, (500 grams) uncorrected proof in Cape logo decorated lime green wrappers, near fine, light age browning to spine, sewn sheets, clean and unmarked apart from light age browning to wrappers, 192pp novel. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 004743
NZD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.75 US$ 42.54 | £UK 34 | JP¥ 4575]
Keywords: British Twentieth Century Modern Fiction Contemporary Literature Modern First Edition Uncorrected Proof Advance Reading Copy

 
GLANVILLE BRIAN
The Artist Type
London, Jonathan Cape. 1967, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. unclipped dust jacket lightly rubbed to top and bottom edges, top edge dusted blue faded, short pen name to fep, 192pp novel. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 011401
NZD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 13.09 | £UK 10.5 | JP¥ 1408]
Keywords: British Twentieth Century Modern Fiction Contemporary Literature Modern First Edition

 
ALDISS BRIAN
Brothers of the Head
New York, Pierrot Publishing. 1977, First Edition. (ISBN: 0905310012) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. Ill.: Ian Pollock. large format sewn sheets in pictorial soft cover, 119pp, adult fiction content, illustrated by Ian Pollock, VG tidy copy. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 004471
NZD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 13.09 | £UK 10.5 | JP¥ 1408]
Keywords: Illustrated Novel Graphic Novel Siamese Twin Conjoined Twin Fantasy Science Fiction Brian Aldiss 0905310012 Ian Pollock

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