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Joyce, James (1882-1941)Two Tales of Shem and Shaun, Fragments from Work in Progress.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Joyce, James (1882-1941)Two Tales of Shem and Shaun, Fragments from Work in Progress. London: Faber & Faber, [1932]. First English edition, octavo, bound in publisher's pale green boards, spine lettered in blue, in the original orange dust wrapper, printed in blue, dated December 1932 on copyright page, dust jacket priced 2s. 6d., Slocum & Cahoon #37, edges of dust jacket and back panel with marginal fading, sunning to top edge of paper-covered boards, 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-250


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London, Book design, Books, Dust jacket, Finnegans Wake, Literature, Novels, Wrapper

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