AUCTION RESULTS FROM AUCTION 344, 15-16 Nov. 2016
Foreign Literature - English, lot numbers 171-181

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DEIGHTON, L. Blitzkrieg. From the Rise of Hitler to the Fall of Dunkirk. Lond., Cape, (1979). (Spine of dust-j. faded, traces of sellotape on french ti. and on vº first free endpaper). First edition. -- Id. Fighter. The true story of the Battle of Britain. W. an introd. by A.P.J. Taylor. (Later ed.). Lond., Cape, (1977). -- 2 vols. Obrds. w. unclipped dust-j. Both copies w. signed ms/ dedication by D. to (Major) Adriaan v. Vliet. Also added: Typescript letter by D. to (Major) Adriaan v. Vliet, dated Oct. 16th 1979, signed by D. -- (3).
estimate EUR 80
result EUR 65

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DEIGHTON, L. London Dossier. (1967). Obrds. w. unclipped dust-j. First edition. NF/NF, rare in this condition. -- Id. An expensive place to die. (1967). Obrds. w. unclipped dust-j. First edition. With the often failing 'In transit docket' loosely added as published. -- Id. Winter. A Berlin Family, 1899-1945. (1987). Obrds. w. dust-j. First edition. W. author's ms. dedication. -- Id. Horse under Water. (1963). Obrds. w. unclipped dust-j. (Dust-j. stained). First edition. -- And 3 o. by the same. (7).
estimate EUR 80
result EUR 65

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FIRBANK, R. Concerning the eccentricities of Cardinal Pirelli. Lond., Grant Richards, 1926. Ocl. w. dust-j. (Dust-j. has some minor wear (espec. spine ends), but else very good). First ed. 1000 copies were printed. -- Id. Prancing nigger. NY, Brentano's, (1924). Ocl. First ed. -- Id. The flower beneath the foot. NY, Brentano's, (1924). Ocl. -- Id. Vainglory. NY, Brentano's, (1925). Ocl. -- 4 vols. Sm-8º. -- And 1 o. on F. by Jocelyn Brooke. (5).
estimate EUR 80
result EUR 75

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FRASER, G.M. Flashman. - Flash for freedom. - Flashman at the charge. Lond., H. Jenkins, 1969-73. 3 vols. Obrds. w. dust-j.
estimate EUR 70
First editions, dust-j. unclipped. Condition NF/VG+; F/NF; NF/F.
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ISHIGURO, K. A pale view of hills. (Lond.), Faber & Faber, (1982). Obrds. w. dust-j. (Some very light traces of use). Very rare first edition. -- Id. An Artist of the Floating World. Lond., Faber and Faber, (1986). Or. gilt-lettered black brds. w. dust-j. (Jacket shows some traces of use, some minor browning of paper). -- Id. The Remains of the Day. Lond., Faber and Faber, (1989). Obrds. w. white lettering & w. dust-j. (Some very light traces of use). -- 3 vols. First editions. In near fine/near fine condition.
estimate EUR 200
result EUR 260

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KIPLING, R. Kim. 1901. W. front. under tissue guard and 9 full-p. ill. (photographic reproductions of bas-reliefs by J. Lockwood Kipling). (Bind. shows some wear in places (espec. spine ends and corners), owner entries). -- Id. Letters of travel. (1892-1913). 1920. W. dust-j. (Dust-j. slightly dam., owner's inscriptions on paste down and first free endpaper, but a very good copy). -- Id. Traffics and discoveries. 1904. (Apart from some minor foxing in very good condition). -- Id. Actions and reactions. 1909. (Bind. has some faint scratches on front side, but a very good copy). -- Id. Stalky & Co. 1899. (Spine shows some wear, ticket removed from front side, stamps on ti.). -- London, Macmillan & Co. 5 vols. Ocl. w. gilt vignette on front side, t.e.g. First editions.
estimate EUR 200
result EUR 160

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(SHELLEY, M.). Lodore. By the author of "Frankenstein." Par., A. & W. Galignani, 1835. 396 pp. Fine cont. burgundy h. mor w. dec. gilt back & marbled edges. (Slightly browned/foxed).
estimate EUR 200
result EUR 160
First continental edition of Mary Shelley's most autobiographical novel. - Ex libris Lucas Verkoren.
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SULLIVAN, V. (ps. of B. Vian). I shall spit on your graves. W. an introd. by B. Vian. Paris, The Vendôme Press, 1948. (2), 201 pp. Sm-4º. Owrps. (Cover a bit worn/dam. (espec. lower spine end, some splits and cracks in margins of front side), name entry on french ti.).
estimate EUR 200
'I Spit on Your Graves' (French: 'J'irai cracher sur vos tombes') is a 1946 crime novel. The story is set in the United States and revolves around a sexual and racial conflict. Rare.
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THEROUX, P. Picture palace. Boston, 1978. Or. silver-lettered cl. w. dust-j. -- Id. My secret history. Lond., (1989). Obrds. w. gilt-lettered spine and dust-j. -- Id. The Chicago loop. Lond., (1990). Obrds. w. gilt-lettered spine and dust-j. -- Id. The family arsenal. Boston, 1976. Or. silver- an red-lettered cl. w. dust-j. -- And 20 o. hardbacks w. dust-j. by Theroux. (24).
estimate EUR 120
result EUR 90
All first UK- & US-editions. All condition F/F. - Ad 1: With a signed dedication to Theo Sontrop, his Dutch publisher. -- Ad 2: Signed by the author. -- Ad 3: With a signed dedication by the author. -- Added paper clippings.

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WODEHOUSE, P.G. Carry on Jeeves! (1925). Or. green dec. cl. (Cloth soiled, some pp. a bit crumpled). First ed. (13 titles on vº of half-ti.). VG. -- Id. Very good, Jeeves. (1930). Or. orange cl. (Cloth discold., lower hinge partially split). First UK ed., first printing. VG. -- Id. The adventures of Sally. 1923 (=1922). Or. orange dec. cl. (Small spot on spine, offsetting on endpapers, inscr. on first free endpaper). First ed. VG+. -- Id. Ukridge. (1924). Or. green dec. cl. (Spine rep., sign. on first free endpaper). First ed. (13 titles on vº of half-ti. VG. -- And 7 o. by W., incl. 5 first UK and 2 early ed. (i.a. If I were you (Jenkins 1931), Big money (Jenkins 1931)). (11).
estimate EUR 150

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WODEHOUSE, P.G. Mr. Mulliner speaking. (1929). First ed., first printing. VG+. -- Id. Summer lightning. (1929). (Corners a bit dam., offsetting on endpapers). First UK ed. VG. -- Id. Mulliner nights. (1933). (Spine faded). First ed., first printing. NF. -- Id. Eggs, beans and crumpets. (1940). (Offsetting on endpapers, sticker ghosts on spine). First ed., first printing. VG+. -- Lond., Jenkins. 4 vols. Or. orange cl. -- And 8 o. by W., incl. 6 first UK and 2 early ed. in VG or VG+ condition (i.a. Summer moonshine (Jenkins 1938), The luck of the Bodkins (Jenkins 1935), Heavy weather (Jenkins 1933)). (12).
estimate EUR 150

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