Modern Firsts

The Darling Buds of May
Bates, H.E.

Michael Joseph, London, 1958
Very Good/Very Good
Hardcover, 1st Edition
Red cloth with gilt lettering in a pictorial dw. Small internal dampstain. Dw unclipped.

ZAR 400

 

Jaws
Benchley, Peter

Andre Deutsch, London, 1974
Very Good/Very Good
Hardcover, 1st Edition
Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine in a pictorial unclipped dw. Slightest shelf wear to dw.

ZAR 300

 

The Man with the Golden Gun
Fleming, Ian

Jonathan Cape, London, 1965
Very Good/Good
Hardcover, First Edition
Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine in the characteristically colourful dw, pp. 221, decorative end papers, octavo. Dw clipped and shelf worn.

ZAR 500

 

Our Man in Havanna
Greene, Graham

William Heinemann, London, 1958
Very Good/Good
Hardcover, 1st Edition
Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine in a simple unclipped dw.Dw shelf worn with loss at front top edge. Previous owner’s name/date ffep.

SOLD

 

True Grit
Portis, Charles

Jonathan Cape, London, 1969
Very Good/Very Good
Hardcover, First Edition
Tan cloth with gilt lettering in a pictorial dw. First British edition. Unclipped dw. Classic western.

ZAR 750

 

V.
Pynchon, Thomas

Jonathan Cape, London, 1963
Very Good/Very Good
Hardcover, 1st Edition
Black cloth with silver lettering to spine in a simple dw. First British Edition.Dw clipped with very slight shelf wear and damp stain to rear, previous owner’s name ffep.

SOLD

 

The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold
Waugh, Evelyn

Chapman & Hall, London, 1957
Very Good/Very Good
Hardcover, First Edition
Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine in a pictorial unclipped dw. Dw shelf worn with minor loss to head and tail.

ZAR 200

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