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ANTHOLOGIES.

 
 

THE ARMCHAIR ESQUIRE . Ed. Arnold GINGRICH & l Rust Hills. 1959.
Heinemann. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps which are a little frayed
on ends of spine otherwise a very good copy.
Contributors include E Waugh, A Camus, T Mann, E Hemingway, N Algren,
J D Salinger, F Scott Fitzgerald,Sinclair Lewis, D H Lawrence, C Aiken, E Pound,
E E Cummings, J Dos Passos, S Bellow, A Miller, J Steinbeck & N Mailer. £12.00

THE RUSSELL READER . Ed. Leonard RUSSELL. 1956. Casell.
Proof copy in original drab wraps bearing the publication date. Edge of outer wrap
& corner of some pages creased. Contains V Woolf's Flush illustrated by L Rosoman; L De Vilmorm's Madame De illustrated by Lynton Lamb; R Fuller's The Second Curtain illustrated by R Jacques; K Amis's Lucky Jim illustrated by H Standring & Waugh's Scott-King's Modern Europe illustrated by F Eccles-Williams, etc.
All first thus. £12.00

NIGHT THOUGHTS . Edited P MARNHAM . 1983. The Spectator Bedside Book.
Contains G Greene's letter on Russian Policy over Vietnam & aspects of Immigration Other contributors include Auberon Waugh, P Ackroyd, J Fenton, K Amis, B Levin,
R Ingrams,H Acton A Blond, C H Sisson, G Greer, E Powell, C James, etc
A very good proof copy in original yellow wraps. £8.00

ATLANTIC ANTHOLOGY . NEW VOICES. Editors - N MOORE & D NEWTON. 1945.
Fortune Press. Proof copy in original brown wraps.
Poems by J Maclaren-Ross, A White, Wallace Stevens, H Miller, Wallace Stevens,
S Bellow, N Moore, L Durrell, P Goodman, Allen Tate, G Scurfield, J P Bishop,
R Todd, H Henderson, Allen Tate, R Eberhart, J Maclaren-Ross, L Freud, A White,
R Eberhart, etc. - these poems being either first book-form or first printings. £45.00

POEMS FROM THE DESERT . 1944. G Harrap. Verses by Members of the Eighth Army. Advance proof copy. 46 pp in original wraps with introduction & facsimile signature
by General Montgomery. Front wrap detached otherwise a very good copy. £12.00

THE BIG ONE . Ed. Susannah York & Bill Bachie. 1984. Methuen.
"A world apparently poised on the brink of nuclear holocaust."
Especially commissioned sketches, poems & songs by Alan Bleasdale, Harold Pinter,
Elvis Costello, Ian Dury, Rik Mayall, etc. with original cartoons by Steve Bell, Gerald Scarfe &
Ralph Steadman. Uncommon uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

THE BLOODAXE BOOK OF CONTEMPORARY WOMEN POETS . Editor J COUZYN. 1985. Bloodaxe. Contributors include eleven British Writers including K Raine,
D Levertov, E Jennings, R Fainlight, S Plath & F Adcock, Stevie Smith, J Couzyn, etc.
Galley proof in spiral binding with introductions by each of the contributors except Stevie Smith & Sylvia Plath. £25.00

A BOOK OF ENGLISH LYRICS . Edited & introduced (15pp) by C DAY LEWIS.
1961. Chatto & Windus. Proof copy in original wraps on which the editor's name
is given as 'G' Day Lewis as on the title page. Contributors include W De La Mare,
W B Yeats, R Graves, D H Lawrence, R Bridges, G M Hopkins, T Hardy, etc. £12.00

ENGLISH POETRY.1550-1660. Edited & introduced by F INGLIS. 1965. Methuen. Uncorrected proof copy, original wraps. Notes on poems & biographical notes. £6.00

FIFTY WORKS OF ENGLISH LITERATURE WE COULD DO WITHOUT . 1967.
Rapp & Carroll. Edited by B BROPHY, M LEVEY & C OSBORNE .
Proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

ASPECTS OF E.M.FORSTER. 1969. Edited by O Stallybrass.
Essays & Recollections written for his 90th birthday by J Arlott, E Bowen,
M Bradbury, B Britten, D Garnett, W Plomer, Editor, etc.
Unbound. First page proofs. Biblio, index, etc. £25.00

IN MEMORY OF BORGES . Edited by N Thomas DI GIOVANNI. 1988. Constable.
Foreword by Lord Montgomery. Contributors include G Greene(13pp), M V Llosa,
A Jurado, H S Ferns & J L Borges. A very good proof copy in original wraps
with neat initials on the front end paper. £25.00

SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES . Ed. Allan MASSIE. 1980. Collins.
Uncorrected advance proofs in original wraps in very good condition.
(I Crichton Smith, F McNulty, R A Crampsey, R Fletcher, F MacColla,
L M McIntyre, Jackson Webb, etc.) £10.00

STORIES FOR TOMORROW . An Anthology of Modern Science Fiction. 1955.
Eyre & Spottiswoode. Selections & prefaces by William SLOANE .
Advance proof copy in original wraps. Mostly first book-form of magazine stories
by R Bradbury, Editor, J Blish, A C Clarke, etc. £8.00

IRISH SHORT STORIES. Ed. Valentin IREMONGER. 1960. Faber.
Proof copy in original wraps. Name on front end paper & covers.
Contributors include J Joyce, O'Flaherty, O'Faolain, F O'Connor, G Moore,
E Sheehy, J Plunkett, D Corkery, M McLaverty, B MacMahon, etc. £10.00

MODERN AMERICAN STORIES. Ed. & intro by Gene BARO. 1962. Faber. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. (S Bellow, T Capote, A Chester,
K A Porter, T Olsen, P Roth, J Stafford, P Taylor, E Welty.) £8.00

CHINWEIZU, Sel & Intro. VOICES FROM TWENTIETH-CENTURY AFRICA. 1988. Griots and towncriers. Faber.
Proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £12.00

WORLD'S BEST SCIENCE FICTION 1970 . Ed. D A WOLLHEIM & T CARR. 1970. Gollancz. Proof copy in original wraps. (R Wilson, R Silverberg, L Niven, A Panshin, S H Elgin, J Tiptree, K Roberts, M G Coney, H Ellison, F Leiber, etc.) £10.00

LITERATURE AND ENVIRONMENT . Ed. Fred INGLIS. 1971. Chatto & Windus.
Proof copy in original wraps. Essays on the Post-War English Novel iIntroduced
by D Thompson. Other subjects include Contemporary American Novel; Contemporary English & American Poetry, etc. with notes & reading lists, etc.
Contributions by F Inglis, T Barnes, A Budd, A Gomme, A Copey, S Betsky,
D Mclellan, etc. A very good copy in original wraps sunned on edges. £6.00

WRITERS AT WORK . 1958. Secker & Warburg. Introduced by M Cowley.
The Paris Review Interviews with Thornton Wilder, W Faulkner,J Cary, E M Forster,
F Mauriac, D Parker, J Thurber, W Faulkner, G Simenon, R Penn Warren, A Moravia, M Algren, W Stryon, T Capote & F Sagon.
Original wraps in very good condition--possibly an unmarked proof copy. £15.00

EVERYMAN'S DICTIONARY OF LITERARY BIOGRAPHY ENGLISH & AMERICAN. 1958. J. M. Dent. Compiled after John W Cousin by D C BROWNING .
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps - split on front edge of spine,
otherwise a very good copy. £5.00

THE BEST SHORT STORIES OF 1932 . English. Ed. E J O'BRIEN. 1932. J Cape.
Proof copy in original wraps somewhat dusty & curled on edges.
Contributors include Lord Dunsany, H E Bates, G Greene, A J Cronin,
R H Mottram, O'Flaherty, V S Pritchett, E Shanks, L A G Strong, etc. £25.00

WINTER'S TALES . Ed. & intro by P HANSFORD JOHNSON & C P SNOW. (15pp) 1961. Macmillan. No 7. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps.
Stories from Modern Russia. Contributors include S Zalygin, K Paustovsky,
M Sholokhov, N Yevdokimov, V Tendryakov & A Tvardovsky. £8.00

WINTER'S TALES . Ed. A D MACLEAN. 1974. Macmillan . No 20 .
Proof copy in original wraps. Contributors include S Griffiths, S Hill, S O'Foalain,
A Piper, V S Pritchett, F Tuohy, N Levine, etc. £12.00

 

 

 
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