Alex Smith

Alex Smith

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Saturday, 17 December 2016 16:27

272. YEATS, W.B. (PROKOSCH, FREDERIC).

The Empty Cup, Frederic Prokosch, Bryn Mawr, 1935. Sole illustrated, manuscript copy - thus noted by Prokosch on a signed limitation page - and with his signed bookplate. Original marbled paper wrappers with an illustration tipped onto verso of first blank - opposite the title-page - and other decorations to the text. Light sporadic foxing else in fine condition. £450

Saturday, 17 December 2016 16:27

271. YEATS, W.B. (PROKOSCH, FREDERIC).

Girl's Song, Frederic Prokosch, Bryn Mawr, 1935. Sole illustrated, manuscript copy - thus noted by Prokosch on a signed limitation page - and with his signed bookplate. Original marbled paper wrappers with an illustration tipped onto verso of first blank - opposite the title-page - and other decorations to the text. Spare label tipped in at rear. Light sporadic foxing else in fine condition. £450

Saturday, 17 December 2016 16:26

270. YEATS, W.B. (PROKOSCH, FREDERIC).

A Last Confession, Frederic Prokosch, Bryn Mawr, 1935. Sole illustrated, manuscript copy - thus noted by Prokosch on a signed limitation page - and with his signed bookplate. Original marbled paper wrappers with an illustration tipped onto verso of first blank - opposite the title-page - and other decorations to the text. Spare label tipped in at rear. Light sporadic foxing else in fine condition. £450

Saturday, 17 December 2016 16:26

269. YEATS, W.B. (PROKOSCH, FREDERIC).

The Choice, Frederic Prokosch, New Haven, 1933. One of five numbered manuscript copies with an original hand-colored drawing by Prokosch and his signed bookplate. Original marbled paper wrappers. With a second version of the illustration laid-in and the printer's holograph bibliographical note in pencil to the front blank. In fine condition. Bookplate of J.O. Edwards. £300

Saturday, 17 December 2016 16:25

268. YEATS, W.B.

Collected Poems, Macmillan, London, 1933. Ownership signature to front pastedown, offsetting to endpapers as usual else an excellent copy in the scarce dustwrapper which is a little nicked and rubbed at extremities of spine and corners. Design by Charles Ricketts. Wade 172. £750

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I have been writing about drinks since 2000, mainly for newspapers and magazines, and also through my blog, which is being updated alphabetically here (see below).

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