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1 (Wilson, Edmund). Wain, John, editor AN EDMUND WILSON CELEBRATION
(Oxford): Phaidon, (1978). 0714818453 / 9780714818450 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Octavo. 182 pages; indexed. 
Contributors include David Flusser, Andrew Harvey, Clive James, Alfred Kazin, Bette Crouse Mele, Helen Muchnic, Edith Oliver, Peter Sharratt, John Updike, John Wain, Angus Wilson, Larzer Ziff. Includes a checklist of Edmund Wilson's books. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 (Wilson, Edmund). Meyers, Jeffrey EDMUND WILSON: A Biography
Boston/New York: A Peter Davison Book/Houghton Mifflin Company, 1995. 0395689937 / 9780395689936 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in gilt-lettered blue cloth shelfback over blue boards; in a fine, if faintly age-toned, photo-pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated with photographs reproduced on coated stock inserts. 
"A fascinating exploration of a period and the man who probably personified its critical intelligence and--most of the time--its artistic conscience."--Arthur Miller. 554 pages, including index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Wilson, Edmund I THOUGHT OF DAISY
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. First edition, first printing. Blue cloth with light blue lettering. Hardcover. Near fine; neat ownership inscription to the front endpaper, the usual offsetting to the endsheets, corner tips lightly bumped; in an age-toned illustrated dust jacket with chipping to the spine ends and flaps, a small piece missing from the rear panel. 
Set in 1920s Greenwich Village, Edmund Wilson's first and best novel is "crowded with recognizable characters drawn from his contemporaries, particularly his colleague John Dos Passos and his lover Edna St. Vincent Millay." 
Price: 200.00 USD
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4 (Wilson, Edmund). Wilson, Rosalind Baker NEAR THE MAGICIAN: A Memoir of My Father, Edmund Wilson
New York: Grove Weidenfeld, (1989). 1555843425 / 9781555843427 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Illustrated with photographs on coated stock. 
Intimate portrait of the critical giant which, in addition to limning one of the most influential intellectual figures of our time, evokes a uniquely American literary set, and offers an affectionate, thoughtful homage from a loving daughter. 
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5 Wilson, Edmund PATRIOTIC GORE: Studies in the Literature of the Civil War
New York: Oxford University Press, 1962. 0195006666 / 9780195006667 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good plus: spine slant, faint soiling to page edges, mild wear to edges; in a very good only dust jacket: worn, rubbed, with tiny edge tears and attendant creases at the edges. 816 pages, including index. 
"Remarkable survey...encompassing generals, society ladies, and novelists alike. The readings of these works are suffused throughout by Wilson's literary attentiveness and--occasionally--flashes of humor."--Ron Hogan. In Modern Library's top 100 NF. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Mann, Thomas; Wilson, Edmund, Jr.; Williams, William Carlos; Moore, Marianne, Eliot, T.S., et alia THE DIAL, December 1922
Greenwich, Connecticut: The Dial Publishing Company, 1922. Volume LXXII Number 6. Faint offsetting to covers, else fine, in perfect-bound printed wraps. Digest-sized periodical. 
Subjects include George Moore, Dostoevsky. Other contributors include: Sherwood Anderson, Kenneth Burke, Gilbert Seldes. Artwork by Gaston Lachaise, Emanuel Fay, George Biddle, Rudolf von Huhn. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7 Wilson, Edmund THE SIXTIES: The Last Journal, 1960-1972
New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux, (1993). 037426554 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in gilt-lettered burgundy cloth; in a fine, photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
The last of Wilson's posthumously published journals poignantly and defiantly records the final years of one of our foremost critics and writers. Edited with an introduction by Lewis M. Dabney. 968 pages, including index. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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