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Lot 387
LEWIS (C.S.) Broadcast Talks, 1942; and others (quantity)
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium
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LEWIS (C.S.)
Broadcast Talks, with a signed note from C.S. Lewis laid-down on front pastedown, "Magdalen College Oxford, June 6th 42. Dear Mr. Gillett, I shall be happy to see you ... but I shd. warn you I have already told Mr. Longman that I cannot undertake the book he so kindly suggested", G. Bles, 1942--GILLETT (ERIC) Books & Writers, Singapore, Malaya Publishing, 1930; Mary Jane Jewsbury, 1932--WHEATLEY (DENNIS) Unholy Crusade, inscribed on title "For Eric and Nancy. With all kind thoughts from their old friend Dennis", 1967--TYRWHITT-WILSON (Gerald Hugh, Lord Berners) Count Omega, inscribed "Eric Gillett with best wishes from Berners. Oxford 1942", 1941, publisher's cloth, dust-jackets (to all but second named), 8vo; and upwards of 50 others, twentieth century English literature, nearly all inscribed presentation copies to Eric Gillett (quantity)
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