Neale Williams Antiquarian Books: Literature (Primary)
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ECO, UMBERTO
The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana
Orlando, Harcourt. 2005, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. 469pp. Brown boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket. A splendid illustrated first edition about a rare -book dealer in Milan who can remember the plot of every book he has ever read, by the incomparable Eco. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9207
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.38 | £UK 20.25 | JP 2929]
Keywords: Literature, Novels, Italian Writers, Illustrated Books

 
EDMOND, LAURIS
Summer Near the Arctic Circle
Oxford, Oxford University Press. 1988, First Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo. [xiii] 64pp. Illustrated card wraps. A fine first edition of this collection from one of New Zealand's most distinguished poets and whose influence on other writers reamains strong. Fine.
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Book number: 9400
€  7.50 [Appr.: US$ 8.79 | £UK 6.75 | JP 976]
Keywords: Literature, Poetry, New Zealand Writers

 
EDRIC, ROBERT
Gathering the Water
London, Doubleday. 2006, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. (8), 250 pp. Black boards with silver to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. An excellent first edition of Robert Edric's fine Man Booker David nominated novel set in Victorian northern England full of dense symbolism. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9882
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.31 | £UK 22.5 | JP 3254]
Keywords: Literature, Novels, British Writers, Robert Edric

 
EGGERS, DAVE
What Is the What
London, Hamish Hamilton. 2007. Hard Cover. 8vo. 478pp. Red boards with gilt to spine. Illustrated unlipped dustjacket. An excellent copy of this eye-opening account of life amid the madness of war, of tragedy and triumph. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9450
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.52 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2278]
Keywords: Literature, Novels, American Writers

 
ELIOT, T.S. (TRANS.); PERSE, SAINT-JOHN
Anabasis
London, Faber & Faber. 1930, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (6), 75 pp. Green cloth with gilt to front and spine. Boards with sl. toning. Name to ffep. A very good first edition of T.S. Eliot's excellent translation of the French poet's celebrated prose poem published in 1924. Bi-lingual French - English with preface by Eliot. Both poets were to go on to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. Very Good.
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Book number: 9776
€  45.00 [Appr.: US$ 52.76 | £UK 40.25 | JP 5857]
Keywords: Literature, Poetry, British Writers, French Writers, T.S. Eliot, Saint-John Perse

 
ELIOT, T.S.
The Cocktail Party
London, Faber and Faber. 1950, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (6), 171 pp. Green cloth with gilt to spine. A sound first edition of this popular verse drama by the Nobel laureate. Very Good.
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Book number: 9733
€  10.00 [Appr.: US$ 11.73 | £UK 9 | JP 1302]
Keywords: Literature, Drama, Poetry, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ELIOT, T.S.
Dante
London, Faber & Faber. 1929, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. (10), 69 pp. Original illustrated paper-covered boards. Usual sl. toning and shelf wear to spine. A very good first edition of one of T.S. Eliot's seminal critical works. No. 2 in Faber's 'The Poet on the Poets' series. Very Good.
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Book number: 9775
€  50.00 [Appr.: US$ 58.63 | £UK 44.75 | JP 6508]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Essays, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ELIOT, T.S.
The Dry Salvages
London, Faber and Faber. 1941, First Edition. Original Wraps. 8v0. (4), 15 pp. Stapled pale-blue wraps with French flaps. An excellent first edition, first issue (September 1941 and laid paper with 'Adelphi' watermark) of T.S. Eliot's third part of his masterpiece the Four Quartets. Very Good/No jacket as issued.
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Book number: 9716
€  95.00 [Appr.: US$ 111.39 | £UK 85 | JP 12365]
Keywords: Literature, Poetry, Nobel Prize, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ELIOT, T.S.
The Elder Statesman
London, Faber and Faber. 1959, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (6), 108, (1) pp. Red cloth boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket with strengthening to inside. Fine woodcut bookplate (Henri de Greeve) to pastedown. An excellent copy of this popular verse drama by the Nobel laureate. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9724
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.31 | £UK 22.5 | JP 3254]
Keywords: Literature, Drama, Plays, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ELIOT, T.S.
The Family Reunion
London, Faber and Faber. 1939, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (10), 136 pp. Grey cloth with red to spine. Clipped thick paper dustjacket. A fine first edition (March 1939) with a later issue dusjacket (c.1946) of this popular verse drama by the Nobel laureate. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 9736
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.31 | £UK 22.5 | JP 3254]
Keywords: Literature, Drama, Poetry, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ELIOT, T.S.; ELIOT, VALERIE (ED.)
The Letters of T.S. Eliot. Volume 1, 1898-1922
San Diego, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. 1988, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. xxxii, 639 pp. (+ 32 pp. plates). Black half-cloth with grey boards and silver to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. An excellent first edition of this literary landmark. Through these carefully annotated letters one gains a special insight into the growth of the famous poet and the social and intellectual milieu before and after World War I. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9722
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.31 | £UK 22.5 | JP 3254]
Keywords: Literature, Correspondence, Brish Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ELIOT, T.S.
Little Gidding
London, Faber and Faber. 1942, First Edition. Original Wraps. 8vo. (6), 16 pp. Stapled mauve wraps. An excellent first edition of T.S. Eliot's fourth and final part of his masterpiece the Four Quartets. Very Good.
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Book number: 9717
€  75.00 [Appr.: US$ 87.94 | £UK 67 | JP 9762]
Keywords: Literature, Poetry, Nobel Prize, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ELIOT, T.S.
Poetry and Drama
London, Faber and Faber. 1951, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (6), 35 pp. Red cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket with strengthening. Old bookseller's ticket to pastedown. Fine first edition of Eliot's essay given as the Theodore Spencer Memorial Lecture at Harvard University. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9725
€  30.00 [Appr.: US$ 35.18 | £UK 27 | JP 3905]
Keywords: Literature, Essays, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ELIOT, T.S.
What Is a Classic?
London, Faber and Faber. 1945, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (6), 32 pp. Blue cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket with chipping and strengthening. Library stamp to front pastedown. First hardback edition of Eliot's essay given as the first Annual Address to the Virgil Society, of which Eliot was the first President. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: 9721
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.59 | £UK 13.5 | JP 1952]
Keywords: Literature, Essays, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
THOMAS-ELLIS, AERONWY
Christmas and Other Memories: A Daughter Remembers Dylan
London, Amwy Press. 1979, Signed First Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo. 16 pp. Stapled pink illustrated wraps. Fine flat-signed first edition of this scarce title of Dylan Thomas memorabilia. Three articles written by his daughter Aeronwy, reminiscing about her childhood in Laugharne and on dealing with the problems when returning to her childhood home. Very Good. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 9696
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.45 | £UK 18 | JP 2603]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, British Writers, Dylan Thomas

 
ELLSON, HAL
Duke
New York, Scribners. 1949, First Edition. Hard Cover. Navy blue boards with silver lettering to spine. Pictorial unclipped ($2.75) dustjacket in excellent condition considering its susceptibility, with only minor shelfwear and nicks to top and bottom of spine. Scribner 'A' and seal on the copyright page indicating true first edition. Author's classic first book, whose theme dealing with big-city teenagers and juvenile delinquency, set a trend in post-war America. "A novel of teen-age gansters that will both shock and awaken you.. If you are squeamish, this novel is not for you." Includes the now humorous, "Partial Glossary of Gang Terminology" for the uninitiated. The unattributed cover design is itself a great piece of period art. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 8929
€  50.00 [Appr.: US$ 58.63 | £UK 44.75 | JP 6508]
Keywords: Literature, Novels, American Writers

 
ENG, TAN TWAN
The Gift of Rain
London, Myrmidon. 2007, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. (12), 448 pp. Red boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. An excellent first edition of Tan Twan Eng's remarkable debut novel and Booker Prize nominee. A novel of cruelty and steadfast courage, exploring the making of South-East Asia, from its Second World War traumas to the present. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9113
€  35.00 [Appr.: US$ 41.04 | £UK 31.25 | JP 4556]
Keywords: Literature, Novels, Debut, Malaysian Writers, Tan Twan Eng

 
ENGER, LEIF
Peace Like a River
New York, Atlantic Monthly Press. 2001, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. [vi], 313 pp. Black half-cloth with blue boards and gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. A fine first edition of Leif Enger's acclaimed debut novel. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9854
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.45 | £UK 18 | JP 2603]
Keywords: Literature, Novels. Debut, American Writers, Leif Enger

 
EVANS, NICHOLAS
The Horse Wisperer
New York, Delacorte Press. 1995, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. [xii], 404 pp. Blue haf-cloth with gilt to front and spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket with trifle wrinkling to laminate. A very good first edition of Nicholas Evans's gripping debut novel, a stirring elegy to the power of belief and self-discovery, to hopes lost and found again. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 9887
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.45 | £UK 18 | JP 2603]
Keywords: Literature, Novels, Debut, American Writers, Nicholas Evans

 
EWART, GAVIN
The Collected Ewart 1933-1980
London, Hutchinson. 1989. Soft Cover. 8vo. 412pp. Illustrated card wraps with photograph by Jane Ewart. A nice copy of this celebrated poet's collected work. Very Good.
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Book number: 9427
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.59 | £UK 13.5 | JP 1952]
Keywords: Literature, Poetry, British Writers

 
FARRELL, J.G.
The Singapore Grip
London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1978, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. (7), 558 pp. Red boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket with minor repairs. A very good first edition of J.G. Farrell's final part of his 'Empire Trilogy' set during the Japanese invasion and occupation of Singapore. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9890
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.52 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2278]
Keywords: Literature, Novels, British Writers, J.G. Farrell

 
FAULKS, SEBASTIAN
Human Traces
London, Hutchinson. 2005, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. [vi], 615 pp. Black boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. A fine first edition of Sebastian Faulks's exploration into the development of psychiatry and psychoanalysis and the search for what it means to be human. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9874
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.52 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2278]
Keywords: Literature, Novels, British Writers, Sebastian Faulks

 
FINNERAN, RICHARD J. (ET AL ED.)
Letters to W.B. Yeats (Two Volume Set)
New York, Columbia University Press. 1977, First Edition. Cloth. [Two volumes] 8vo. xviii, 302; xiv, 303-628 pp. Black cloth with gilt to spines. Top-edges tinted navy-blue. Unclipped illustrated dustjackets. Fine set of some five-hundred highly selective collection of letters to the Irish Nobel laureate, previously unpublished, including many of the best-known writers and artists of Ireland and Britain, and casting new light on Yeats's mind and art and on the troubled political relations between Ireland and England. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9821
€  60.00 [Appr.: US$ 70.35 | £UK 53.75 | JP 7810]
Keywords: Literature, Correspondence, Nobel Prize, Irish Writers, W.B. Yeats

 
FITZGERALD, F. SCOTT; (ED. BRUCCOLI, MATTHEW J.)
As Ever, Scott-Fitz: Letters between F. Scott Fitzgerald and His Literary Agent Harold Ober, 1919-1940
London, The Woburn Press. 1973, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. xxii, 441 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Blue cloth with gilt to spine. Price-clipped illustraed dustjacket. Excellent copy of the correspondence between the writer and his agent, which reveals previously obscure aspects of Fitzgerald's career: his writing habits, the sources of his income, the relationship between his magazine work and his novels, the meticulous attention he gave to to stories, etc. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 10000
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.52 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2278]
Keywords: Literature, Correspondence, American Authors, Fitzgerald

 
FITZGERALD, F. SCOTT
The Crack-Up
New York, New Directions. 1945, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (6), 347 pp. Brown cloth with black titles to spine. No dustjacket. An excellent first edition (black only title-page, no colophon p.348, address p.67, West p.44). Contains autobiographical pieces (including the famous Crack-Up piece), Notebooks, Unpublished Letters, other correspondence and various tributes. Edited by Edmund Wilson. Very Good.
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Book number: 9918
€  35.00 [Appr.: US$ 41.04 | £UK 31.25 | JP 4556]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, Lost Generation, Jazz Age, American Writers, F. Scott Fitzgerald

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