MAUGHAM, WILLIAM SOMERSET.  1874-1965.
Lot 282
MAUGHAM, WILLIAM SOMERSET. 1874-1965.
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MAUGHAM, WILLIAM SOMERSET. 1874-1965.
Group of 30 volumes including: The Explorer. New York: The Baker & Taylor Co., 1909. Original green cloth. * Jack Straw. London: William Heinemann, 1912. Original red cloth. * The Explorer, A Melodrama. London: William Heinemann, 1912. Original printed wraps. * Trembling of a Leaf. London: William Heinemann, 1921. Original blue cloth. * The Land of Promise. London: William Heinemann, 1922. Original red cloth. * The Book-Bag. Florence: G. Orioli, 1932. Original white cloth over boards, dust jacket. Limited edition, #74 of 725 copies, signed by Maugham on the portrait frontispiece.
* The Mixture as Before. London: William Heinemann, [1940]. Original blue cloth. * Liza of Lambeth. London: William Heinemann, 1947. Original vellum over patterned paper boards, dust jacket, custom red morocco-backed clamshell case. Limited edition, #856 of 1000 copies, signed by Maugham.

All volumes signed and inscribed by Maugham predominately to Karl Graham Pfeiffer, author of Somerset Maugham: A Candid Portrait (1959). A complete list of all volumes in this lot is available upon request.
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