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      Sale 2355 | Lot 163
      Price Realized: $6,500With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2355 Lot 163

        "THOSE LOVELY SEASIDE GIRLS" JOYCE, JAMES. Ulysses. Thick 4to, original blue wrappers lettered in white, some light, usual rubbing to tips, corners, and joints; errata laid in; custom gilt-lettered 1/4 morocco clamshell case. London: John Rodker for the Egoist Press, 1922

        Estimate $4,500 - 6,000

        unrestored example, number 235 of 2000 copies on handmade paper. a beautiful copy. This is effectively the second impression of the First Edition, printed by Darantiere from the First Edition plates as soon as that edition was exhausted. It was printed for Joyce's patron Harriet Weaver, who was unable to find a printer in England, and distributed mainly by Rodker and Ezra Pound, working from Paris. At least 500 copies were intercepted by U.S. Customs, and this issue has since become less common than the First Edition. Slocum & Cahoon A18.


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $6,500

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