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    W. Somerset Maugham. A Writer's Notebook. Melbourne London Toronto: William Heinemann Ltd., [1949]. Limited edition of 1000 copies of which this is 463. Signed by the author on the limitation page. Quarter vellum over navy cloth. Top edge gilt with others uncut. Good.

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    Octavo. xvi, 349 pages.

    Housed in a dark red paper covered board slipcase.

    Half of the label on the spine is missing, tape affixed to lower portion of spine, bumping to corners and spine ends, significant discoloration to top edge, fore-edge and towards the spine on both front and rear boars. Small notations to front free endpaper. Slipcase is very rubbed and scuffed, chipping and bottom edge of the front is separating. Good condition.

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    October, 2010
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
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