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    T. S. Eliot. Ash-Wednesday. London: Faber & Faber, Ltd., 1930. First trade edition, presentation copy, inscribed by Eliot on the front free endpaper: "For Marian Cushing Eliot / from her brother / T. S. Eliot." Octavo. [4, blank], 21, [3, blank] pages. Publisher's brown cloth, front board and spine stamped in gilt. Spine sunned, soiled, and worn, some sunning, soiling, and edgewear to boards, endleaves foxed, text toned. Still, very good. Laid-in is a broadside of Eliot's poem, "If Time and Space, as sages say..." Toned, with creases and a few short tears. Gallup A.15.b. From a T. S. Eliot Family Collection.

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    September, 2017
    14th Thursday
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