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EXCEPTIONALLY RARE SIGNED LIMITED FIRST ENGLISH EDITION OF JOYCE’S ULYSSES, ONE OF ONLY 100 DELUXE COPIES SPECIALLY BOUND IN FULL VELLUM-GILT AND SIGNED BY JOYCE

JOYCE, James. Ulysses. London, 1936.

Signed limited first English edition, number 85 of only 100 deluxe copies (out of a total edition of 1000 copies) signed by James Joyce, printed on mould-made paper, and beautifully bound in full cream calf vellum featuring gilt-stamped Homeric bows on both covers designed by Eric Gill, uncut and entirely unopened in the scarce original slipcase. A fine copy, exceptionally rare and desirable. $42,000.

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“HIS SOUL SWOONED SLOWLY AS HE HEARD THE SNOW FALLING FAINTLY THROUGH THE UNIVERSE AND FAINTLY FALLING, LIKE THE DESCENT OF THEIR LAST END, UPON ALL THE LIVING AND THE DEAD”

JOYCE, James. Dubliners. London, 1914.

Rare first edition of Joyce's first prose work, his great collection of short stories. One of only 1250 copies printed (499 of which were sunk en route to America). $32,000.

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ULYSSES, WITH EXTREMELY RARE INSCRIPTION BY JAMES JOYCE

JOYCE, James. Ulysses. Paris, 1924.

Fourth Shakespeare and Company printing of Ulysses, issued just two years after the first, inscribed on the front flyleaf, “To A.K. Griggs, James Joyce, Paris 16.vi.934.” With original wrappers bound in. Any copies of Ulysses inscribed by Joyce are extremely rare. $25,000.

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ORIGINAL SHAKESPEARE AND COMPANY PRINTER'S ADVERTISEMENT FOR JAMES JOYCE'S WORKS, WITH EXTENSIVE ANNOTATIONS BY SYLVIA BEACH REGARDING THE EARLY PUBLICATION OF JOYCE'S WORKS IN PROGRESS, LATER KNOWN AS FINNEGANS WAKE

(BEACH, Sylvia) JOYCE, James. Printer's advertisement for Ulysses. Paris, circa 1931.

Original Shakespeare and Company printer's advertisement for the works of James Joyce, annotated at length on the verso by Sylvia Beach listing the publication and availability of the first three parts of Finnegans Wake while still under the working title Works in Progress. $13,500.

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“HUMPTYDUMP DUBLIN SQUEAKS THROUGH HIS NORSE HUMPTYDUMP DUBLIN HATH A HORRIBLE VORSE AND WITH ALL HIS KINKS ENGLISH PLUS HIS IRISMANX BROGUES HUMPTYDUMP DUBLIN’S GRANDADA OF ALL ROGUES”

JOYCE, James. Haveth Childers Everywhere. Paris and New York, 1930.

First edition, number 108 of only 500 numbered copies printed on handmade paper. $2000.

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“THE FIRST PUBLISHED CRITICAL WORK ON FINNEGANS WAKE

(JOYCE, James). Our Exagmination Round His Factification For Incamination of Work. Paris, 1929.

First trade edition of Sylvia Beach’s third and last Joyce publication, a collection of essays on his yet-unpublished Finnegan’s Wake, with an essay by Samuel Beckett, his first publication in book form. An exceptional, fully intact copy of a notoriously fragile work. $2000.

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“THE FIRST PUBLISHED CRITICAL WORK ON FINNEGANS WAKE

(JOYCE, James, BECKETT, Samuel). Our Exagmination Round His Factification For Incamination of Work. Paris, 1929.

First trade edition of Sylvia Beach’s third and last Joyce publication, a collection of essays on his yet-unpublished Finnegan’s Wake, with Samuel Beckett’s “Dante.. Bruno. Vico.. Joyce,” his first publication in book form. A scarce copy of a notoriously fragile work. $1750.

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