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    James Joyce. Ulysses. Paris: Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition, one of 750 copies on handmade paper, from a total edition of 1,000, of which this is number 502. Large octavo (236 x 180 mm). [xii], 732, [8] pages. Original blue paper wrappers, printed in white, bound-in to rust-colored buckram, spine lettered and decorated in gilt; corners bumped, a bit scuffed, minor wear. Original blue wrappers bright and well-preserved; minor wrinkling, small and unobtrusive pencil notation to front wrapper. Yellow coated endpapers, all edges untrimmed; small binder's ticket to front pastedown, repair to front hinge, small tear (17 mm) to front free endpaper extending vertically from top margin, offsetting from wrappers to front free endpaper verso. Internally clean; text block slightly toned, but all together evenly and attractively, a few minor, scattered instances of foxing. With typed letter signed and envelope, laid-in, from bookseller Frank Hollings, dated 1938, regarding the sale of this copy. Housed in a custom quarter blue crushed morocco and cloth clamshell, spine lettered and ruled in gilt with four raised bands. Very good.

    Slocum & Cahoon A17.

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