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    T. S. Eliot. The Confidential Clerk. London: [1954]. First edition, with a Christmas Card from Eliot to his niece and her family.


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    T. S. Eliot. The Confidential Clerk. London: Faber and Faber Limited, [1954]. First edition, first issue dust jacket. With a Printed Christmas Card (n.p., ca. 1950's) from Eliot to his niece and her family laid-in: [in his wife, Valerie's hand]: "To Priscilla, Kirk, & Katy/Love/from Valerie./[in Eliot's hand:] "and Tom". Octavo. [136] pages. Publisher's full blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust jacket (with first issue price of 10s. 6d.) Jacket spine toned and worn, some rubbing, foxing and edgewear (a few small chips and tears) to jacket, light rubbing to binding, endleaves foxed. A contemporary gift inscription to Eliot's niece (Priscilla Talcott, her maiden name) in an unknown hand on the front free endpaper. Overall, very good.

    Gallup A.64.a.



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