W. Somerset Maugham. Eleven Books. All books in very good or better condition.

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    Eleven Books, including: On a Chinese Screen. London: Heinemann, 1922. First English edition. Seldom found in the dust jacket. [and:] Cosmopolitans. London: Heinemann, [1936]. First edition, third issue in red cloth, lacking dust jacket. Probably a remainder binding. Not listed in Stott. Rear joint is split the length of the spine. [and:] The Trembling of a Leaf. London: Collins' Clear-Type Press, [1937]. Lacking dust jacket. [and:] The Vagrant Mood. Garden City: Doubleday, 1953. First American edition. [and:] The Noble Spaniard. London: Evans Brothers Limited, [1954]. Reprint of first edition. [and:] The Travel Books. London: Heinemann, [1955]. First thus. In this copy the signatures have been bound out of sequence. [and:] The Best Short Stories of W. Somerset Maugham. New York: The Modern Library, [1957]. First thus. [and:] Selected Prefaces and Introductions of W. Somerset Maugham. Garden City: Doubleday, 1963. First edition. [and:] Purely For My Pleasure. London: Heinemann, [1962]. First edition. [and:] Letter From Singapore. Matrix Press, 1979. 1 of 750. [and:] Oliver Haddo [Aleister Crowley]. How to Write a Novel! After W.S. Maugham. Black Lodge Publishing, [1991].


    All volumes in this lot are in very good or better condition.


    Stott A28b, A74c, A75, B25, B26, B30, A78a. From the Collection of Norman F. Moore.

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