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70/1188 Gray, T. Elegy written in a Country Churchyard. London, J. Cundall for the Etching Club, 1847, (3),18 lvs. all on chine collé, entirely etched w. 18 plates by i.a. C.W. COPE, T. CRESWICK, J.C. HORSLEY and H.J. TOWNSEND, contemp. giltlettered and blindst. morocco by HAYDAY, a.e.g., 4to.

- Contents sl. foxed; 2 leaves strengthened w. tape at lower end of inner margin. Spine-ends and corners trifle rubbed. Attractively bound copy.

Idem. An Elegy written in a Country Church-Yard. Introd. J. Southall Wilson. Foreword W.A. Clark, Jr. San Francisco, J.H. Nash for W.A. Clark Jr., 1925, 2 vols., facs. vol.: (5),11,(4)p., orig. wr., in orig. hvellum chemise w. red mor. letterpiece, 4to; accomp. text volume: XXX,11,(2)p., frontisp. portrait, printed in 200 numb. copies, orig. hvellum w. red mor. letterpiece, folio, together in orig. board slipcase, folio. - AND 14 others by the same, i.a. Poems (Eton, 1920, orig. gilt vellum, t.e.g., 4to) and Elegy (...) (Durham, 2003, woodengr. ills. by M. TOURNOUR, orig. wr., folio).

€ (60-80) 60
70/1189 Grote Bellettrie Serie. Lot of 40 vols. from the series, Amst., Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep, 1970-2008, orig. cl. w. dustwr.

- Nearly all fine (partly still shrinkwrapped).

= I.a. works by H. de Balzac, E. Canetti, D. Diderot, A. Döblin, G. Flaubert, E.T.A. Hoffmann, F. Kafka, T. Mann, R. Musil, V. Nabokov, J. Purdy, G. Reve, Stendhal, I. Svevo, F.C. Terborgh, G. Tomasi di Lampedusa and M. Yourcenar.

€ (200-300) 240
70 1190 Hauptmann G 70 1190 Hauptmann G
70 1190 Hauptmann G 70 1190 Hauptmann G
70/1190 Hauptmann, G. Hanneles Himmelfahrt. Traumdichtung in zwei Teilen. Berlin, S. Fischer, 1912, 21st ed., (4),95p., orig. gilt dec. cl., a.e.g., 8vo.

- Fine copy.

= With AUTHOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION in pen and ink on title-p., dated 1917. With contemporary tipped-in photographic portrait of the author on first free endpaper.

€ (80-100)
70 1191 Hesse H 70 1191 Hesse H
70/1191 Hesse, H. Die Morgenlandfahrt. Eine Erzählung. Berlin, S. Fischer, 1932, 1st ed., 112,(7)p., orig. cl. w. dustwr. by A. KUBIN.

- Dustwr. sl. dam./ torn and rather brittle.

= SIGNED and "Überreicht vom Verfasser" on first free endpaper. Mileck II, 61; Horodisch 182.

€ (150-250) 150
70 1192 Hesse H 70 1192 Hesse H
70/1192 Hesse, H. Narziß und Goldmund. Berlin, S. Fischer, 1930, 21st-30th thous., 417,(2)p., orig. gilt cl.

- Edges w. a few sm. dents; cl. trifle foxed.

= With AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION (to obstetrician and gynaecologist Josef Halban) on first free endpaper. Mileck II, 58.

€ (100-150) 140
70 1193 Hesse H 70 1193 Hesse H
70/1193 Hesse, H. Siddharta. Eine indische Dichtung. Berlin, S. Fischer, 1922, 1st ed., 147p., orig. giltlettered hvellum.

- Covers trifle foxed and discoloured along edges. Otherwise fine.

= One of 50 numb. and SIGNED copies "die nur vom Dichter selbst (Montagnola Schweiz) mit seiner Unterschrift zu beziehen sind". With AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION (to obstetrician and gynaecologist Josef Halban) on first free endpaper. Mileck II, 43. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXXIII.

€ (700-900) 1800
70 1194 Kogan P S  introd and ed  70 1194 Kogan P S introd and ed
70/1194 Kogan, P.S. (introd. and ed.). Revolyutsionnaya poezia sovremennogo zapada. Antologia (Revolutionary poetry of the contemporary West. An anthology). Moscow, Moskovsky Rabochy, 1927, 228p., woodcut title-vignette and orig. wr. by V. FAVORSKY, sm. 4to.

- Stamp and sm. annots. on backwr.; sm. tear in frontwr., spine-ends chipped; spine sl. worn.

= Anthology of Belgian, French, German, Austrian, Czech, Hungarian, American and English poetry in Russian translation.

€ (50-70) 60
70 1195 Lautréamont Comte de  = I L Ducasse 70 1195 Lautréamont Comte de = I L Ducasse
70/1195 Lautréamont, Comte de. (= I.L. Ducasse). Les chants de Maldoror. (Chants I, II, III, IV, V, IV). Paris/ Brussels, n.publ., 1874, 1st ed., (4),332,(1)p., later marbled board w. giltlettered mor. letterpiece, orig. wr. pres., t.e.g.

- Htitle and title w. a few foxed spots. Spine-ends trifle worn. A good/ fine copy.

= Very rare first edition of this work. This edition was printed in 1869 but the publisher did not distribute it until 1874, with a new wrapper and title-p.: "Paris et Bruxelles, en vente chez tous les libraires" and on verso htitle: "Bruxelles - Typ. de E. Wittmann". Vicaire V, p.103: "Le tirage alla s'égarer dans les caves d'un libraire belge qui, timidement, au bout de quatre années, fit brocher des exemplaires avec un titre et une couverture anonymes (...)". From the library of Johan Polak, with loosely inserted manuscript note by "J.B.": "J'ai acheté cet exemplaire de 'Chants de Maldoror' à London, en 1921 (Hodgson's). Il faisait partie d'un lot et n'était même pas mentionné dans le catalogue. Le prix de lot était, je crois, 2 ou 3 shillings. Il a appartenu à Wm Sharp... qui parle, dans un article du Nineteenth Century, sept. 1893, de "the somewhat mythical comte de Lautréamont, author of the most 'grovelly' book of the century, the happily rare 'Chants de Maldoror'"..." SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXXII.

€ (1.000-1.500) 1700
70/1196 Lessing, D. Canopus in Argos. London, Jonathan Cape, 1979-1983, 1st eds., 5 vols., orig. unif. boards w. dustwr.

- Fine set.

Mailer, N. Tough Guys Don't Dance. New York, Random House, 1984, 1st ed., 229,(3)p., orig. cl. w. dustwr. Lowry, M. October Ferry to Gabriola. London, Jonathan Cape, 1971, 1st Engl. ed., (8),336p., orig. boards w. dustwr. Boyle, T.C. Riven Rock. New York, Viking, 1998, 1st ed., XII,(2),466p., orig. hcl. w. dustwr. - AND ±30 others, all first Engl./ Am. editions, i.a. T. PYNCHON, Mason & Dixon (London, 1997, 1st Engl. ed., orig. boards w. dustwr.).

- Almost all works in fine condition.

€ (70-90) 70
70 1197 Lot of ±30 vols 70 1197 Lot of ±30 vols
70/1197 Lot of ±30 vols., all Dutch translations, ±1970-2015, all but 4 hardcover (w. dustwr.), all (large) 8vo, all fine, i.a. L. MURRAY, Fredy Neptune (Amst., 2001); P. NÁDAS, Het boek der herinneringen (ibid., 1993); N. OLLER, Goudkoorts (Leyden, 2007); C.P. JANZ, Friedrich Nietzsche (Baarn, 1990, 2 vols.); F. NIETZSCHE, Uit mijn leven (Amst., 1982, Privé-Domein no.71); K. PAUSTOVSKIJ, De gouden roos (ibid., 1987, Privé-Domein no.137) and 5 translations of works by AMOS OZ.
€ (70-90) 70
70 1198 Malraux A 70 1198 Malraux A
70 1198 Malraux A 70 1198 Malraux A
70/1198 Malraux, A. Le miroir des limbes Lazare. Paris, Gallimard, 1974, 1st ed., 252,(3)p., printed in 475 numb. copies, bound in contemp. crushed dark blue hmor., spine w. raised bands, marbled paper over covers and marbled endpapers, t.e.g., orig. wr. pres.

- Fine copy.

= With AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION to JULIEN GREEN on htitle in ballpoint. This copy unnumbered.

€ (200-300) 240
70 1199 Manfredi V M 70 1199 Manfredi V M
70 1199 Manfredi V M 70 1199 Manfredi V M
70/1199 Manfredi, V.M. Alexander de Grote. Amst., Sijthoff, 2000, 3 vols., 352; 383; 367p., orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr. - AND 32 others, all but a few in hardcover (all in fine condition), i.a. by GABRIEL GARCIA MARQUEZ (5x), EMMANUEL BOVE (6x) and NICOLE KRAUSS (1x).
€ (80-100)
70 1200 McEwan I 70 1200 McEwan I
70 1200 McEwan I 70 1200 McEwan I
70/1200 McEwan, I. First Love, Last Rites. London, Jonathan Cape, 1975, 1st ed., 165p., orig. boards w. dustwr.

- Owner's entry on title-p., owner's stamp on upper pastedown. Otherwise a very fine copy.


€ (70-90) 130
70 1201 Milne A A 70 1201 Milne A A
70/1201 Milne, A.A. The House at Pooh Corner. London, Methuen & Co, 1928, 1st ed., XI,(1),178,(2)p., ills. by E.H. SHEPARD.

- A few pages w. some scattered sm. stains. Spine-ends sl. dam.; rubbed along extremities; corners sl. showing.

= DELUXE binding in gilt pict. limp green calf, pict. pink endpapers, a.e.g.

€ (100-150) 170
70 1202 Milne A A 70 1202 Milne A A
70/1202 Milne, A.A. Now we are six. London, Methuen & Co., 1927, 1st ed., X,(2),103,(1)p., ills. by E.H. SHEPARD.

- Halftitle and last leaf sl. browned. Top of spine chipped; rubbed along extremities and along spine; covers w. a few light scratches.

= DELUXE binding in gilt pict. limp green calf, pict. pink endpapers, a.e.g.

AND 1 other by the same, publ. by the same: When We Were Very Young (London, 1925, 10th ed., orig. gilt pict. limp blue calf, a.e.g. Spine-ends dam.).

€ (100-150) 100
70 1203 Milne A A 70 1203 Milne A A
70/1203 Milne, A.A. Winnie-the-Pooh. London, Methuen & Co, 1926, 1st ed., XI,(3),158,(2)p., ills. by E.H. SHEPARD.

- Owner's entry on upper pastedown; newspaper clipping tipped onto first free endpaper (dated March 4, 1928, showing a portrait of Christopher Robin with his mother). Spine-ends sl. dam.; rubbed along extremities; spine sl. discoloured.

= DELUXE binding in gilt pict. limp green calf, pict. endpapers, a.e.g. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXXIV.

€ (200-300) 450
70 1204 Montaigne M de 70 1204 Montaigne M de
70/1204 Montaigne, M. de. De essays. Dutch transl. H. van Pinxteren. Amst., Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep, 2004, 3 parts in 1 vol., 1557p., orig. cl. w. dustwr. Dumas, A. De drie musketiers. Dutch transl. W. Scheltens. Ibid., idem, 2003, 719p., orig. cl. w. dustwr. Huysmans, J.-K. Uit de diepte. Dutch transl. G. Meijsing and K. Snel, annots. by L. den Os. Ibid., De Arbeiderspers, 1990, 317p., orig. cl. w. dustwr. - AND 9 similar Dutch translations, all orig. cl. w. dustwr./ orig. boards, i.a. of works by G. Flaubert (3x), Fr. Rolfe, R.L. Stevenson and J. Swift.

- All fine copies.

€ (60-80) 80
70 1205 Murdoch I 70 1205 Murdoch I
70/1205 Murdoch, I. The Nice and the Good. London, Chatto & Windus, 1968, 1st ed., 350p., orig. boards w. dustwr.

- Dustwr. sl. yellowed. = With AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION on title-page.

€ (70-90)
70 1206 Musil R 70 1206 Musil R
70/1206 Musil, R. (Works). Ed. A. Frisé. Reinbek bei Hamburg, Rowohlt, 1987-1981, 3 works in 5 vols., india-paper, orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr.

= Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften; Tagebücher/ Anmerkungen, Anhang, Register (2 vols.); Briefe 1901-1942/ Kommentar, Register (2 vols.).

AND 4 vols. from the Bibliothèque de la Pléiade series, all (Paris), india-paper, orig. unif. gilt mor.: A. CAMUS, Théâtre, Récits nouvelles (1961); A. GIDE, Journal 1939-1949, Souvenirs/ Romans, Récits et soties, Oeuvres lyriques (1954/ 1958, 2 vols.); P. VERLAINE, Oeuvres poétiques complètes (1962).

€ (50-70)
70 1207 Nabokov V 70 1207 Nabokov V
70/1207 Nabokov, V. Lolita. Paris, The Olympia Press, 1955, 1st ed., 2 vols., 188,(2); 223,(1)p., orig. unif. wr.

- Vol. 1 upper hinge broken. Vol. 2 a few sm. dents in frontcover (sl. affecting first 2 lvs.); frontcover vol. 1 sl. creased at top; both vols. joints sl. rubbed.

= Kearney, The Paris Olympia Press 24. First edition, first issue, with the original price ("Francs: 900") printed on back cover of each volume, without the later sticker. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXXIV.

€ (800-1.000) 1200
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