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107
Joyce, James.
ULYSSES. LONDON: JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD, 1936
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 6,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
107
Joyce, James.
ULYSSES. LONDON: JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD, 1936
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 6,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Joyce, James.
ULYSSES. LONDON: JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD, 1936

4to (254 x 192mm.), first English edition printed in England, no.687 of 900 copies on Japon vellum (out of a total edition of 1,000), original green buckram, Homeric bow in gilt designed by Eric Gill on upper cover, top edge gilt, other edges uncut, tan dust-jacket.


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Literature

Slocum and Cahoon A23

Catalogue Note

An exceptionally fine copy of the first edition of Ulysses to be printed in England. The text was based on the authoritative Odyssey press edition of 1932, although it introduced a number of new typographical errors which continued to appear in later John Lane editions.

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