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Maugham, William Somerset

Published by Bantam Books, New York (1991)

ISBN 10: 055321392X ISBN 13: 9780553213928

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Item Description: Bantam Books, New York, 1991. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Mass Paperback Edition. A BANTAM CLASSIC BOOK, JULY 1991. 4th PRINTING. 628 pages. An autobiographical novel by the author of THE RAZOR'S EDGE and CAKES AND ALE. "This is a novel," stated Maugham, "not an autobiography, though much in it is autobiographical, more is pure invention." First published in 1915. The basis for various film adaptations of the same name. Introduction by Jane Smiley (A THOUSAND ACRES, MOO). A very good copy in illustrated red soft covers with mild wear on its corners, edges and folds; several reading creases on its spine. Excellent text. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 025428

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Maugham, William Somerset

Published by Bantam Books, New York (2006)

ISBN 10: 055321392X ISBN 13: 9780553213928

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Item Description: Bantam Books, New York, 2006. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Mass Paperback Edition. A BANTAM CLASSIC REISSUE EDITION MARCH 2006. 712 pages. An autobiographical novel by the author of THE RAZOR'S EDGE and CAKES AND ALE. "This is a novel," stated Maugham, "not an autobiography, though much in it is autobiographical, more is pure invention." First published in 1915. The basis for various film adaptations of the same name. Introduction by Jane Smiley (A THOUSAND ACRES, MOO). A very good copy in illustrated soft covers with mild wear on its corners, few reading creases on its spine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 025263

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Of Human Bondage: Maugham, W. Somerset

Maugham, W. Somerset

Published by The Eastern Press, Norwalk, CT (2001)

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Item Description: The Eastern Press, Norwalk, CT, 2001. Leather. Book Condition: NF. 1st Printing. Easton Press edition bound in green leather with gold stamped designs and lettering with raised spine hubs and a ribbon marker. Near Fine co ndition. Heavy fading to the margins of the endpapers. Illustrated by John Sloan. Introduction by Theodore Dreiser. Bookseller Inventory # 65159

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Maugham, W. Somerset

Published by Library of Congress, Washington D.C. (1946)

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Item Description: Library of Congress, Washington D.C., 1946. Wrappers. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: None. First Edition. Although the colophon states ' Second Printing ', this is actually the first trade publication of this Maugham monograph, preceded by a limited edition signed by him. One of 2,500 copies printed for the Library of Congress ( 1,000 of which were for sale ) in 1946 in slate blue wrappers. A near fine copy with some toning/light staining to the blue wraps. Less common than the limitation would suggest. Bookseller Inventory # 003624

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Somerset Maugham, W.

Published by DORAN (1915)

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Item Description: DORAN, 1915. HARD BACK GREEN. Book Condition: FAIR. FIRST ED. 8 X 5 1/2. General Wear and Rubbed Cover. Loose Binding. No Markings. Bookplate on front free end page. Browned Pages. DATE PUBLISHED: 1915 EDITION: FIRST ED 648. Bookseller Inventory # 088551

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Of Human Bondage. A novel in two: Maugham, Somerset

Maugham, Somerset

Published by Heron Books (1967)

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Item Description: Heron Books, 1967. Book Condition: Near fine set. With original illustrations by Charles Keeping. (illustrator). First illustrated edition thus. 2 vols., 199 x 117mm, blackish blue simulated leather lettered, ruled & blocked in gilt on spine & upper cover, patterned endpapers, pale blue silk ties, pp.480, frontispiece, 8 black & white plates; 480, frontispiece, 8 black & white plates. Designed by William B Taylor. , Bookseller Inventory # 010288

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Of Human Bondage Vols I and II: W Somerset Maugham

W Somerset Maugham

Published by Zephyr - The Continental Book Company (1947)

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Item Description: Zephyr - The Continental Book Company, 1947. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First impression of this Zephyr paperback edition with dustjacket from 1947 in VG condition, please see pics, paypal accepted, any questions please get in touch. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-17757669768

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MAUGHAM, Somerset

Published by Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut

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Item Description: Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut. Hardcover. Reprint. A volume in "The Collector's Library of Famous Editions", hardcover, bound in genuine leather with bright gilt titles & decorations. 8vo.,Raised bands, Silk ribbon marker. 805pp. All edges gilt, Introduction by Theodore Dreiser, Illustrations by John Sloan. Bookplate, inside front cover, supplied by Easton Press has original owner's name typed in and his blindstamp appears top margin of title page. Near Fine. . Bookseller Inventory # 114359

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OF HUMAN BONDAGE: MAUGHAM, W. Somerset

MAUGHAM, W. Somerset

Published by George H. Doran Company, c1915, New York (1915)

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Item Description: George H. Doran Company, c1915, New York, 1915. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo, green linen grain cloth stamped in black. Second state of the text with the misprint on p 257 corrected. Later issue binding (black vs. gilt stamping). No Doran monogram on verso of title. Spine very lightly darkened; page edges yellowed; nice bookplate on front pastedown of Wilfred T.Griffith as well as small book label of John Ruyle; one inch paper crack to lower inner corner of front pastedown; front free endpaper has Ryle's 1967 pencil signature and Griffith's ink signature; else a nice VG+ clean, tight and unworn copy. Ruyle is a noted California hand printer and Sherlockian. Bookseller Inventory # 42661

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Of Human Bondage: MAUGHAM, W. S.

MAUGHAM, W. S.

Published by Limited Editions Club, New Haven (1938)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, New Haven, 1938. Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. John Sloan (illustrator). 1st LEC Edition. Two (2) volumes in beige cloth with green gilt lettered leather spine labels. Lacks slipcase. Edition limited to 1500 numbered copies signed by the illustrator John Sloan who has provided 16 original etchings. Small stain bottom edge o/w near fine. Size: 8vo. Signed By the Illustrator. Bookseller Inventory # 20883

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Maugham, W. Somerset

Published by Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut

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Item Description: Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. Pristine. ; Collector's Library of Famous Editions; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 80174

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Maugham, W. Somerset

Published by Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut (2001)

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Item Description: Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut, 2001. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. Pristine. ; Great Books of the 20th Century; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 82116

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Maugham, W. Somerset

Published by Library of Congress, Washington (1946)

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Item Description: Library of Congress, Washington, 1946. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Very Good in boards. Owner inscription. 1 of 800 copies, 500 which been signed, this one unsigned. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 64588

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Of Human Bondage: W. Somerset Maugham

W. Somerset Maugham

Published by George H Doran Company, New York (1915)

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Item Description: George H Doran Company, New York, 1915. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: no dust Jacket. First Edition. Copyright date 1915, first edition first printing. Green cloth over boards with gold lettering and design on the spine and green lettering on the title and the author on a gold background on the front board. Book with error HELPED on page 257. No Dust Jacket. Shelf wear to the edges and to the head and toe of the spine, wear also along the edges of the spine near the groove tips are worn, futile try at repairing a crack on the inside front corner also a short crack in the back inside cover. A small label on the back inside lower left of the cover reads the Norman Remington company Baltimore. Two small soiled spots on the back and front board. No tears, bent pages, previous owners name verily legible on the inside flyleaf. Text is bright and clean, binding is secure, a solid collectible book of the top 100 novels of the 20th century. Size: 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Collectible. Bookseller Inventory # 0003724

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OF HUMAN BONDAGE. Illustrated by Randolph Schwabe: Maugham, W. Somerset

Maugham, W. Somerset

Published by Doubleday, Doran, Garden City (1936)

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Item Description: Doubleday, Doran, Garden City, 1936. First Illustrated Edition. First Illustrated Edition. A Novel. Copy #480 of 751 numbered and signed by Schwabe & Maugham. First illustrated edition. Large 8vo cloth, top page edges gilt, fore-edges untrimmed. A somewhat uncommon edition of his most famous book. Minor scuffs to top page gilt-edge else a near-fine copy in a slightly worn & stained, but still complete slipcase box, which has a (removable) heavy clear acetate cover fitted around it to keep it from further wear. As is often the case, this copy lacks the printed dust-jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 26274

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W. S. Maugham

Published by William Heinemann, London (1915)

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Item Description: William Heinemann, London, 1915. Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 1st impression in publisher's original blue/green cloth with gilt titles and Moorish motif to front board and gilt titles to spine. Misprint on line 4 of page 257 'help' for 'helped' is present, pp [viii] 648. The book has been professionally rebacked but without disturbing the original joints externally and retaining the original endpapers which have gutters reinforced so that now the binding is tight, sound and square and fully serviceable. There is wear to the covers with minor loss of original cloth at spine ends (now replaced) and the spine titles are faint but remain legible. Internally no inscriptions, some paper loss less than the size of an old sixpence to front pastedown, endpapers tanned and some limited closed tear damage to 2/3 pages one of which has some moderate soiling. Generally a very good copy of a very scarce book in its original covers. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000455

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Maugham, W. Somerset

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Item Description: 1915. A Novel. London: William Heinemann, (1915). Original blue-green cloth. First English Edition, published one day after Doran's edition in New York. This was Maugham's famed autobiographical novel about~Philip Carey, who has a club foot and who attends King's School, Tercanbury [Maugham had a stammer and attended King's School, Canterbury]; who rejects the idea of the ministry and who studies in Heidelberg and later becomes a doctor [like Maugham]; who becomes obsessed with a vulgar waitress, Mildred Rogers, who goes to a bad end [see Liza of Lambeth], etc. But the novel succeeds because of its unflinching honesty and its devastating account of loneliness, the most tragic of all human conditions. [CGEL]~This copy is in very good-plus condition (there is little wear, but the "gilt" lettering on the binding is rather dull -- because this is a wartime book with faux gilt). We have never had a copy of this book in dust jacket, and such copies may in fact be quite rare: the original one showed Philip with the "wrong" foot a club-foot, but this was discovered after only a few hundred copies had gone out -- and it is not known how many of the copies were equipped with a revised jacket or with no jacket at all (Toole Stott observes, "I have been unable to obtain a copy of either jacket or to find anyone who recalls a description of them"). In any event, this UK edition is many times scarcer than the US edition. Toole Stott A22a. A Modern Library 100 selection. Bookseller Inventory # 12614

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Of Human Bondage: W Somerset Maugham

W Somerset Maugham

Published by Heinemann (1915)

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Item Description: Heinemann, 1915. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First UK edition and impression rebound in half leather and marbled boards with gold gilt and raised bands to spine, The word 'helped' is missprinted 'help' P257, line 4. Please see pics, paypal accepted, any questions please get in touch. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-12136744245

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W. Somerset Maugham

Published by Heinemann (1915)

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Item Description: Heinemann, 1915. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. A first edition, first printing published by Heinemann in 1915. A superb copy rebound in full green leather with raised bands and gilt titles. Gilt to the page edges. A superior copy. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-16775906588

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Of Human Bondage: Maugham, W. Somerset

Maugham, W. Somerset

Published by George H. Doran and Company (1915)

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Item Description: George H. Doran and Company, 1915. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First edition, first printing, first issue binding, first issue text with "help" on page 257, line four. Very Good, lacking dust jacket. Lean to spine. Cloth rubbed at extremities, several small water drops and mild discoloration to cloth at bottom of front board. Rear hinge slightly cracked, with front hinge tender. Previous owner name and mark to front endsheets, and erased on title page. Pages show reading wear and creased corners. The title of Maugham's heavily autobiographical novel was borrowed from a section of Spinoza's Ethics, in which he writes that humans are unable to control their emotions, and therefore are living in bondage. Bookseller Inventory # 150728017

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MAUGHAM, W. Somerset

Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company, Garden City (1936)

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Item Description: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Garden City, 1936. Hardcover. Randolph Schwabe (illustrator). First Edition. The First Illustrated Edition of this famous book. Copy #643 of 751 SIGNED by the author and by the illustrator, Randolph Schwabe. Perhaps Maugham's greatest effort, OF HUMAN BONDAGE was made into a film in 1934 starring Bette Davis in her breakout performance and again in 1964 with Kim Novak as the manipulative Mildred Rogers. Mild darkening of the spine. Lacking the dustwrapper, as usual, but with the pictorial slipcase, fully intact. Close to Fine in a Near Fine slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 014561

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Of Human Bondage. A novel. First Edition.: MAUGHAM, W. Somerset.ZAEHNSDORF

MAUGHAM, W. Somerset.ZAEHNSDORF binding].

Published by William Heinemann, London, 1915, (1915)

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Item Description: William Heinemann, London, 1915, 1915. MAUGHAM, W. Somerset. Of Human Bondage. A novel. London: William Heinemann,(1915). First Printing. Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson & Co. Ltd. at the Ballantyne Press, London and Edinburgh (on the colophon). Pp. (10),[1]-648,(4). 8vo, smartly rebound in full forest-green calf by Zaehnsdorf, London, with gilt tooled borders, give gilt tooled raised bands to spine, gilt lettering to front board and spine, marbled green endpapers, top edge gilt. Stott, A Bibliography of the Works of W. Somerset Maugham, A21b, BibliographicalCatalogue of the Loren & Frances William Somerset Maugham Collection 81. With the misprint on p. 257, line 4 ("help" instead of "helped"). A lovely contemporarily rebound copy of Maugham's masterpiece, and one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century: a bildungsroman documenting the life ofPhilip Carey, orphaned and slightly disfigured, raised by his religious aunt and uncle, before leaving for the continent to pursue a career searchingfor pleasure and beauty as an artist in Heidelberg and Paris, ultimately returning to London to study medicine and attempting to find love. "Maugham has no rival in the portrayal of human emotion, and he creates an almost unbearable tension for his readers as Philip suffers, despairs and pays the price for passion -- a price that is almost too high." - from the rear coverof the Penguin edition. Some light sunned discolouration to spine, with light rubbing to some of the gilt tooling on the spine, slight shelfwear, a couple of instances of marginal smuding, else a very nice, tight, bright copy. 2,500.00 net. Bookseller Inventory # 104241

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Of Human Bondage: Maugham, William Somerset

Maugham, William Somerset

Published by Doubleday, Doran, New York (1936)

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Item Description: Doubleday, Doran, New York, 1936. Schwabe, Randolphe. First illustrated edition, no. 709 of 751 signed by the author and artist. Illustrated by Randolph Schwabe. 1 vols. 8vo. First Illustrated edition, Signed by Maugham and Schwabe. Stott A21d Original gray buckram. Mint copy in fine dust jacket and in the publisher's slipcase with mounted Schwabe illustration Illustrated by Randolph Schwabe. 1 vols. 8vo First illustrated edition, no. 709 of 751 signed by the author and artist. Bookseller Inventory # 35851

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MAUGHAM, W. Somerset.

Published by London: William Heinemann, 1915 (1915)

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Item Description: London: William Heinemann, 1915, 1915. Octavo (175 x 120 mm). Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, twin rule to turn-ins, cream endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First UK edition, first impression. First published in the US in the same year. Printed "from stereotype plates made from the American type" (Raymond Toole-Stott) and reproducing its first issue point: the word "helped" misprinted "help" on p. 257, line 4. Loren & Frances Rothschild Collection, V, 85; Stott A21b. Bookseller Inventory # 65754

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MAUGHAM, W. Somerset.

Published by New York: George H. Doran Company, [1915] (1915)

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Item Description: New York: George H. Doran Company, [1915], 1915. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, twin rule to turn-ins, burgundy endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, second printing, published in the same year as the first printing, with the misprint ("help" for "helped") on p. 257, line 4 corrected. Loren & Frances Rothschild Collection, V, 83; Stott A21a. Bookseller Inventory # 68483

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Of Human Bondage.: MAUGHAM, W Somerset.

MAUGHAM, W Somerset.

Published by New York Doubleday Doran & Company Inc (1936)

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Item Description: New York Doubleday Doran & Company Inc, 1936. First illustrated edition, 8vo., LIMITED to 751 copies, SIGNED by author and illustrator, 24 monochrome plates by Randolph Schwabe, black crushed morocco gilt for Asprey, gilt pannelled spine, raised bands, all edges gilt, broad gilt inner dentelles, a fine copy. Maugham's partly autobiographical masterpiece, the title taken form Spinoza's Ethics here in a beautifully illustrated edition. Bookseller Inventory # 89294

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MAUGHAM, W. Somerset.

Published by New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1936 (1936)

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Item Description: New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1936, 1936. Large octavo (235 x 170 mm). Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, twin rule to turn-ins, burgundy endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. A fine copy. With 24 collotype plates by Randolph Schwabe, including frontispiece. First illustrated edition. Limited to 751 numbered copies of which this is number 24 signed by both the illustrator and the author. Maugham wrote a new foreword for this edition of his autobiographical masterpiece. Of Human Bondage was first published in 1915. Loren & Frances Rothschild Collection, V, 86; Stott A21d. Bookseller Inventory # 75226

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Of Human Bondage.: MAUGHAM, W. Somerset.

MAUGHAM, W. Somerset.

Published by New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1936 (1936)

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Item Description: New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1936, 1936. Large octavo (235 x 170 mm). Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. A fine copy. With 25 collotype plates by Randolph Schwabe. First illustrated edition. Limited to 751 numbered copies of which this is number 64 signed by both the illustrator and the author. Maugham wrote a new foreword for this edition of his autobiographical masterpiece. Of Human Bondage was first published in 1915. Loren & Frances Rothschild Collection, V, 86; Stott A21d. Bookseller Inventory # 43473

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MAUGHAM, William Somerset.

Published by London: William Heinemann, 1915 (1915)

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Item Description: London: William Heinemann, 1915, 1915. Octavo. Original blue cloth, gilt lettered spine and front cover, Maugham's device in gilt on front cover. Housed in a custom green cloth chemise and green quarter morocco slipcase. Slight vertical indentation at foot of first dozen leaves. A particularly attractive copy of a rather fragile book. First UK edition, first impression, printed from the first issue American plates with the misprint at p. 257, line 4; "some copies contain 16 pp. inserted advertisements, with no significance for issue" (Stott). "The novel was coolly received in Britain and America and became a best-seller only after an effusive review by the influential American critic and distinguished novelist Theodore Dreiser in the New Republic (25 December 1915), in which he described the book as of 'the utmost importance' and its author as a 'great artist'" (ODNB). The English edition in this condition is very uncommon. Rothschild Maugham Collection 85; Stott A21b. Bookseller Inventory # 105876

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Of Human Bondage: Maugham, William Somerset

Maugham, William Somerset

Published by George H. Doran Company, New York (1915)

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Item Description: George H. Doran Company, New York, 1915. 1 vols. 8vo. First edition, second issue, with the misprint corrected at line 4, page 257. 1 vols. 8vo. The Magnum Opus, Inscribed. Inscribed simply by Maugham on the front free endpaper in ink: "For Paul North / W. Somerset Maugham."Inscribed copies of the true first (American) edition of Maugham's most famous book are extremely scarce, from any period. This inscription, although probably not contemporary with publication, has the look and feel of being early, and is in brown ink - not at all like the blue ink which Maugham typically used in later, post-war inscriptions.A very desirable inscribed copy of Maugham's most famous work, and one of the enduring novels of the twentieth century. Stott A21 Original green linen blocked in gilt on upper cover, gilt title on spine, faint rubbing to extremities, rear cover with ink stains. Bookplate of Opha Moore, Ohio historian, and Columbus, Ohio bookseller's ticket on front pastedown. Contemporary presentation inscription on title page, "Compliments of the Season - A.J. Messier / Dec 1915." Preserved in a green cloth clamshell box First edition, second issue, with the misprint corrected at line 4, page 257. Bookseller Inventory # 56103

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