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    One of Only Twenty-Five Signed Copies

    Gertrude Stein and Virgil Thomson. Four Saints in Three Acts. An Opera... New York: Music Press, Inc., [n.d., 1948]. First edition, one of only twenty-five numbered copies signed by Thomson ("18"). Quarto. 144 pages. Publisher's half buckram over paper boards, spine lettered in gilt, in the publisher's original slipcase. Some wear and a few tears to slipcase, light rubbing to binding, some smudging to a front blank. According to the limitation page, this book was to be accompanied with an original leaf of Thomson's manuscript, but this leaf is missing from this copy. Near fine.


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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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