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    Limited Edition Signed by James Joyce

    James Joyce. Finnegans Wake. London: Faber & Faber, 1939. First edition, number 84 of 425 copies signed by the author on the limitation page. Large octavo. [2, blank], [vi], 628 pages. Publisher's original full red buckram over thick boards with spine titled and triple-ruled in gilt. Top edge gilt. Housed in the original yellow cloth slipcase. Minimal shelf wear, with very minor bumps to the spine ends. Spine ever so slightly faded. Minor wear and soiling to slipcase. A near fine copy. Joyce's most complex and experimental work, originally published in serial form throughout the 1920s and '30s as Work in Progress.



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