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    Signed First Edition

    W. Somerset Maugham. Ah King. London: William Heinemann, Ltd., [1933].

    First edition. Signed by Maugham on the half-title page. Octavo. 339 pages.

    Publisher's black- and gilt-stamped blue cloth. Spine sunned; head of spine bumped, resulting in lightly wrinkled cloth. Boards rubbed along edges and extremities. Hinges cracked. Front free endpaper shows surface loss to paper, the result of the removal of a bookplate. Dust jacket is rubbed with chipped spine ends; tape repairs to reverse. Good condition. Housed in a beautiful gilt-stamped quarter leather book-backed clamshell case. From the Collection of Norman F. Moore.

    Stott A46a.


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    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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