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Joyce, James
ULYSSES. PARIS: SHAKESPEARE AND COMPANY, 1922
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115
Joyce, James
ULYSSES. PARIS: SHAKESPEARE AND COMPANY, 1922
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 40,625 USD (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
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Details & Cataloguing

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Joyce, James
ULYSSES. PARIS: SHAKESPEARE AND COMPANY, 1922
8vo. Original blue wrappers with white title; two tiny spots of color retouching on spine, another at spine end alongside an unobtrusively repaired tear to spine wrapper, but with the wrappers fresh and interior clean, a very handsome copy and unusually unrubbed except for a few intermittent spots along joints. Blue half morocco and gilt case.
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Literature

Connolly 42, Slocum and Cahoon A17

Catalogue Note

first edition of the 20th century's great novel, number 875 from the issue of 750 on linen, from a total edition of 1,000 copies.

"....[Ulysses] does achieve greatness like a ruined temple soaring from a jungle - and should be judged perhaps as a poem, a festival of the imagination..." (Connolly)

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