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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#175BK) 04/12/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 86 of 217: Shaw, George Bernard Four autograph letters and one typed, signed variously 'G.B.S.' or 'G. Bernard Shaw', 4 Whitehall Court, dated 1930-37 to The Leighton-Straker Bookbinding Company, relating to the bindings of his works, one (1934) with original envelope. Two show Shaw's hands-on concern with the appearance of his Collected Works (which initially consisted of 30 works published in 1932). He pushes for a specific green dye for the cloth (as it remains fast even at the Equator) and advocates ag

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Sold For:£600
Estimate: £500 - £700

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#175BK)  04/12/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed