45pp. Only 3,849 copies of this edition were sold. Preceded only by a limited edition of 650 copies published in Paris by the Black Sun Press, in 1929. A near fine copy in a slightly spine sunned, else very good orange dust wrapper, printed in blue, which also has some internal old sellotape stains. (Slocum and Cahoon A37). 8vo. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: TWO TALES OF SHEM AND SHAUN. Fragments from ...
Editorial: Faber and Faber,
Año de publicación: 1932
Edición: 1st UK...
Descripción Fabe & Faber, 1936. 1st edition.. Boards, P. 45pp, spine lacking the top 1 inch, covers & pages grubby & stained, two drawings of a man on the front endpapers, inscription in ink on the rear endpapers, related clipping tipped in, a reading copy. Rather grubby copy of two chort tales by Joyce, featuring characters from Finegan's Wake. 150 grams. Nº de ref. de la librería 30641
Descripción Faber & Faber, London, 1932. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Poor. No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Pale green paper covered boards with title in blue on spine. Condition: Poor, covers are generally shelfworn and rubbed with light soiling. Sunning to spine and cover edges. The paper on the lower half of the spine has come away on one side, but is still present. Light browning to endpapers. No inscriptions. Some light reading creasing to a few of the pages. 45pp. Good reading copy. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Nº de ref. de la librería 005330
Descripción Faber and Faber, London, 1932. Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: About Good. First Edition. Spine is missing, otherwise VG. Nº de ref. de la librería 00035519
Descripción London, Faber and Faber, 1932. 45 pp., spine damaged, binding browned, stained and rubbed, paper foxed, text in English, (contains the texts: The mookse and the gripes. The Ondt and the gracehoper.). Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 200 original hardcover (without dust jacket), Nº de ref. de la librería 5888
Descripción Faber, London, 1932. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Fair. 1st Edition. The first UK edition of these two tales which were later to become part of 'Finnegans Wake' (this UK edition being essentially a reprint of the Black Sun Press edition of 1929 but with the third tale, 'The Triangle', omitted). 8vo. 45pp. Paper-covered boards lettered in blue at spine. Binding a little cocked and with a short tear to the head of the rear gutter. Some light fox-spotting throughout. A nice crisp copy of these two tales, 'The Mookse and the Gripes' and 'The Ondt and the Gracehopper', housed in non-price-clipped dust wrapper, a little rubbed and chafed at extremities and with a small piece from the head of the spine panel detached and laid-in. Nº de ref. de la librería ARC91350
Descripción Faber and Faber, London, 1932. hardbound. 12mo. 1st UK Edition of this fragment from Finnegans Wake (Work In Progress), containing The Mookse and the Gripes The Ondt and the Gracehoper; former owner's name to front endpaper, small bookshop label to front pastedown, scattered foxing in text (from very light to light-medium, o.w. G-VG throughout; boards tanned to spine and around edges; dustwrapper fairly heavily edgeworn and rubbed, loss to head and tail of spine, loss to corners and along rear top edge, wear along spine, price clipped. Dustwrapper. 45pp. 12mo. G-VG in chipped & rubbed dustwrapper G-VG in chipped & rubbed dustwrapper. Nº de ref. de la librería 19757
Descripción Faber and Faber, London, 1932. 45 pp. 12mo, publisher's pale blue-green boards. First English edition. Lacking front free endpaper; split to lower half of the front joint repaired; light soiling and use. Nº de ref. de la librería 21235
Descripción Faber & Faber London 1932, 1932. First edition, 45pp, 16mo in pale green paper boards w. blue title at spine, VG (rear corners sl.bruised, spine sl.sunned, minimal shelf wear & soiling, ex-lib bookplate on ffep with small bookseller's label at foot of front paste-down, sl.separation showing between pp16-17, light browning to endpapers and faint foxing throughout) lacks d/w. Nº de ref. de la librería man1311jj2
Descripción 1932, 1932. London: Faber and Faber, (1932). Sm.8vo. Or.boards (lower spine slightly split). In torn d.w. (46pp.). 1st ed. Name on front fly-leaf. Scarce. Nº de ref. de la librería 160166
Descripción Faber & Faber, London, 1932. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: vg- to vg. First edition. Small octavo. 45pp. Blue-green paper covered boards with blue lettering on spine. The publication is an excerpt from the then still unfinished and unpublished work that was to eventually be called "Finnegans Wake", then referred to as "Work in Progress". This material concerning the characters Shem and Shaun had been previously published in 1929 as "Tales Told of Shem and Shaun", by the Black Sun Press. Binding with light wear including some minor scratches and smudging to boards. Sunning to spine, with some light bumping to the head and tail. Interior with some light water stains to the front and rear endpapers, and first pages. Previous owner's name in pen at front free endpaper. Some light sporadic smudges and pencil marks throughout, with light age toning to pages. Binding and interior in very good- to very good overall condition. Nº de ref. de la librería 41689