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    James Joyce. Finnegans Wake. London: 1939. First edition, trade issue.

    More Information: James Joyce. Finnegans Wake. London: Faber and Faber, 1939. First edition, trade issue. Large octavo. 628 pages. Publisher's red cloth, spine ruled and lettered in gilt; top edge trimmed, others untrimmed; in the original dust jacket. Mild bumping to spine and corners. A few gutters in the rear starting; endleaves and first blank foxed and offset; text a bit toned; bookplate. Jacket spine toned; chipped at upper and lower edges; a few creased tears; some edgewear; several tape repairs to verso. Still, very good. "[P]erhaps the definitive and most extreme work of literary Modernism" (The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English). Slocum and Cahoon 47.

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