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Tomorrow We Live - Library Edition -- in scarce d/w

By: MOSLEY, Oswald

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Greater Britain Publications (Abbey Supplies: 1935

Edition: Third printing [Library edition]

Seller ID: k200325b

Condition: Very good


Abbey Supplies Ltd., London ('Greater Britain' Publications), 1938. 8vo, black cloth. 80 pp. gilt titles. Oswald Mosley was a British politician who rose to fame in the 1920s as a Member of Parliament and later as leader of the British Union of Fascists (BUF). He was considered a potential Labour Prime Minister but resigned due to discord with the Government's unemployment policies. Mosley was imprisoned in May 1940, and the BUF was banned. He was released in 1943 and, politically disgraced by his association with fascism, moved abroad in 1951; he spent the majority of the remainder of his li... View more info

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Snow Leopard, The [Franklin Mint edition, signed]

By: Peter Matthiessen

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Franklin Mint: 1978

Edition: 1st ed.

Inscription: Signed on title page.

Seller ID: s180622x

Condition: Fine


Full morocco binding, gilt and embossed. Published several days before the trade issue, this is the true first edition. Issued as a limited edition only to members of the First Edition Society, but the number of copies printed is unknown. A fine, pristine copy, with the 8-page ‘Publisher’s Notes’ pamphlet laid in. Signed after publication by Matthiessen on the half-title page. Signed copies of this edition are quite scarce. View more info

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The Crock of Gold

By: Stephens, James

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co: 1926

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 022023


Illustrated by Thomas MacKenzie. First thus. Special limited edition, printed on hand made paper, limited to 525 copies and signed by Stephens. 228pp, with 12 full color plates, with captions on opposite page, plus decorative headings and tailpieces. Original quarter vellum and blue paper boards, gilt title to spine. Deckled edges with some browning to edges, plus small amount of age toning on occasional pages. Otherwise a fine copy; toning to end papers; light damp-stain to front end papers not affecting text beyond; light discoloration at bottom of spine. Internally clean, tight, and essenti... View more info