1969. First Limited edition. A near fine copy only marked by a previous owners name to the front free endpaper and a bookseller sticker to the front pastedown. The d/w is also near fine with minimal signs of age. This copy is no. 448 of a limited edition of 500 copies and has been SIGNED by the author.
Readers Union edition, 1961. A fine copy in a very good unclipped d/w with light sunning to the spine and a short tear to the rear of the d/w. A very tight clean copy.
|Author:||Didier Eribon; E. H. Gombrich|
A series of probing conversations held by Didier Eribon with Sir Ernst Gombrich, OM, CBE, FBA, seeking to discover how his intellect and tastes had been nurtured during his early years in Vienna, and how they developed after he emigrated to England, wrote The Story of Art and became Director of the Warburg Institute.
1993. First UK edition. A fine, unmarked copy in a near fine d/w with light edge rubbing.
1961. First UK edition. A good copy. No d/w.
Chatto and Windus, 1904. First edition. A very good copy in lightly worn blue boards. Light browning to the endpapers otherwise the internals are very bright and clean. A very nice copy.
Particularly Australian Publishing. 1999. First edition. A fine, as new copy.
|Awards:||Shortlisted for Book Data/ABA Book of the Year Award 1998.|
In this selection of his short fiction, essays and journalism from the last decade Dessaix offers insights into the many selves at play behind the mask of well-known broadcaster and author of Night Letters. Paperback 0330362070 $19.95.
1998. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by light rubbing to the spine ends. The d/w is fine.
"A writer is someone who pays attention to the world," Susan Sontag said in her 2003 acceptance speech for the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade, and no one exemplified this definition more than she. Sontag's incisive intelligence, expressive brilliance, and deep curiosity... read more
2007. First edition, first printing. A fine, as new copy that has never been read.
|Author:||MIKE MACLACHLAN (ed)|
Far Eastern Economic Review, 1984. First edition. A near fine, unmarked copy.
Collins, 1958. First edition. A near fine copy in black boards. No d/w. A small gift inscription to the base of the front pastedown.
nd (c 1900). A very good copy in lightly flecked green cloth boards with gilt front panel emblem, gilt lettering to the spine and gilt to the top edge. Age tanning to the edges of the text block and a previous owners details to the first blank page. Otherwise the contents are clean and bright and the binding is excellent.
nd (c1905). A very good copy bound in blue leather which is rubbed to the edges and spine. Gilt decoration to the spine and top edge. Presentation plate (dated 1908) to the front pastedown. Apart from light age tanning to the edges of the text block the contents are clean and bright.