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MODERN FIRST EDITIONS
LITERARY PERIODICALS

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CYRIL CONNOLLY.
A very small collection of his work.

 
 

All first editions in very good condition unless otherwise described.

THE UNQUIET GRAVE BY PALINURUS. 1945. Hamish Hamilton.
A Word Cycle by Palinurus. First published by Horizon 1944.
First printing of revised edition in pale olive cloth with gilt lettering to spine. £25.00

THE CONDEMNED PLAYGROUND. Essays 1927-1944. 1945. Routledge.
Glassine protected dw slightly frayed at tip of spine. £20.00

IDEAS AND PLACES. 1953. Weidenfeld & Nicholson. Dw chipped & price clipped.
In this volume of essays Connolly has Grouped together his "Comments" from Horizon. £20.00

A ROMANTIC FRIENDSHIP. 1975. Constable. Very good in like dust jacket.
Letters of Connolly to Noel Blakiston. £12.00

SHADE THOSE LAURELS. 1990. Pantheon, NY.
Connolly's unfinshed novel, concluded by Peter Levi. Glassine protected dust wrapper slightly rubbed at extremities of spine otherwise very good indeed.. £8.00

FOX, James. WHITE MISCHIEF. 1982. J Cape. Proof copy in original wraps.
Introduced by Cyril Connolly. The investigation of the murder of the Earl of Erroll in Jan 1941, begun by Connolly & "pursued obsessively (by him) until his death in 1974". £12.00

PRYCE-JONES, David. CYRIL CONNOLLY. JOURNAL AND MEMOIR. 1983. Collins.
A good copy in an unclipped dust jacket. £10.00

HOMAGE TO DYLAN THOMAS. 1954. Original wraps slightly creased.
A Programme of Poetry, Drama & Music held at the Globe Theatre-24/1/54.
Includes a personal tribute by E Sitwell; a Requiem Canto by L MacNeice;
a message from Auden; an article by C Connolly. Illus with facsimiles & photo nf £35.00

SUICIDE OF A NATION ? Ed. ARTHUR KOESTLER. 1963. Hutchinson.
A very good copy in like dust jacket. An Enquiry into the State of Britain today edited &
introduced by Arthur Koestler-8pp. Small adhesive name stamp on paste-down.
Contributors include C Connolly, M Muggeridge, J Vaizey, Austen Albu, John Cole,
Aidan Crawley, Henry Fairlie, Alan McGlashan, M Shanks, G Rees, A Shonfield,
H Seton-Watson, & E Young. £10.00

PRESS GANG. Ed. L RUSSELL. 1937. Hutchinson. Crazy World Chronicle. I
llustrated by Nicolas Bentley. Green cloth and gilt. Covers a bit marked.
Name on front end paper - contents very good. Contributors include D B Wyndham Lewis,
J Betjeman, C Connolly, R Knox, H Belloc, J B Morton, P Quennell, E Shanks.) £12.00

SACHEVERELL SITWELL. Ed. DEREK PARKER. 1975. Bertram Rota (Pub) Ltd. Ldn.
Dust jacket. A Symposium. Bkplt. Presentation copy inscribed by Cyril Beaumont (contributor).
Other contributors include Thornton Wilder, L Clark, C Connolly, C P Snow, R Mortimer,
J Smith, H MacDiarmid, S Hill, J Rothenstein, etc. £15.00

THE NEW PARTISAN READER 1945-1953. Ed. W PHILLIPS & P RAHV. 1953.
Harcourt, Brace & Co, NY. Contributors inclide P Bowles, I Babel, E Bishop, R Lowell,
Wallace Stevens, H reed, R Jarrell, T Roethke, J Berryman, A Tate, C Aiken, G Barker,
S Spender, V S Pritchett, G Orwell, J Baldwin, C Milosz, A Malraux. A Camus. M McCarthy,
C Connolly, W H Auden, J C Ranson, etc. Etc. Dust jacket frayed & torn. £10.00

THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS. (1962) Sunday Times Publications.
Introduced by Raymond Mortimer. Each contributor writes on one of the Deadly Sins.
Illustrated with 15th Century woodcuts. Dust wrapper browned. Foxed/sunned £18.00

W. H. AUDEN. Ed. S SPENDER. 1975. Weidenfeld & Nicholson.
A Tribute edited by Stephen SPENDER. Contributions from Chester Kallman, J Brodsky,
C Isherwood, S Spender, G Grigson, E Mendelson, J Betjeman, C Connolly, V Nabokov,
J Stern, etc.. Illustrated. A very good copy in like dust jacket. £17.00

WAIN, John. ESSAYS ON LITERATURE AND IDEAS. 1963. Macmillan.
Proof copy in original wraps. Chapters on Eliot, Edmund Wilson, Cyril Connolly, G M Hopkins, Betjeman, two chapters on Orwell etc. £12.00

MAGAZINE CONTRIBUTIONS.

ANCHOR REVIEW. Ed. M J LASKY. 1955. Nos 1 & 2. USA. Original wraps.
C CONNOLLY-Impressions of Egypt (18pp); W H Auden, D Daiches, A Malraux,etc. £20.00

ART AND LITERATURE. No.1. Ed. J ASHBERRY, etc. 1964. Lausanne.
C Connolly-Fifty Years of Little Magazines; D Jones, J Rhys, J Genet, etc.) £30.00

NIGHT AND DAY. Ed. G Greene. 1937. No.7. Original pictorial wraps.
Contributions from C Connolly, E Waugh, G Greene. Illustrated by Topolski. £45.00

TIMES SATURDAY REVIEW. THE UNQUIET EGO. Cyril Connolly. His Life & Journal by
D PRYCE-JONES. in 2 issues, prepublication of the Book together with extracts from Connolly's Letters. Together with cuttings of 2 of his reviews. £10.00

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