1932. Item #90062
ELIOT, T. S. SELECTED ESSAYS 1917-1932. London: Faber and Faber Limited, (1932). Signed, limited edition: 115 numbered copies printed on English hand-made paper and signed by Eliot, of which only 100 were offered for sale. This is number 67. 454 pp. 8vo. Original edition binding of flexible blue vellum with gilt title to spine, top edge trimmed and gilt, others untrimmed. As is often the case with this binding, the spine has faded and lost its color. There is also a narrow strip of fading along the top edge of each board, and some small flecks of flaking on front cover. Contemporary ink ownership and a later (but the same owner's) label on front pastedown. Very good, without the cellophane wrapper. (Gallup A21b). $1000.00.