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    Anthony Powell. Afternoon Men. London: Duckworth, 1931. First edition of the author's first book, inscribed to author Dennis Wheatley on the front free endpaper: "Dennis Wheatley / from / the author / after a very / enjoyable luncheon / at the St. James'I [?] / May / 1970." With Wheatley's bookplate on the front pastedown. Octavo. 271, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's full green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust jacket. Jacket spine toned, jacket toned, foxed, edgeworn (with some chipping and short creased tears), cloth spine and board edges sunned, some rubbing to binding, some foxing and thumbsoiling to endleaves and some text leaves. Skewed. Still, a very good copy with an excellent association. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.

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