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1 Walpole, Hugh JOHN CORNELIUS: His Life and Adventures
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., (1937). First U.S. edition, first printing. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and rules; illustrated dust jacket. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, with a few patches of minor fading to covers, hint of fading to spine; in very good plus, lightly worn, price-clipped dust jacket that shows some tiny edge tears, minor scarring to lower spine panel, a penned ''1927'' to upper spine panel. 
Standalone portrait of "an extraordinary man and a great writer...it begins in 1884, with John's birth in a Glebeshire cottage; it ends in 1921 with the death that followed his last unexpected triumphs." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Walpole, Hugh PORTRAIT OF A MAN WITH RED HAIR: A Romantic Macabre
London: Macmillan & Co., Limited, 1925. First edition: limited, SIGNED issue. One of 250 copies SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Some abrasion to the edges and to the corner tips, slight separation at the penultimate signature, else a very good plus copy, in tan cloth shelfback with printed spine label, over blue boards; lacks dust jacket and slipcase. 
One of Walpole's most gripping tales of psychological horror--adapted as a play in 1928, with Charles Laughton in the title role, and a young James Whale as Laughton's son. This copy additionally inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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3 Walpole, Hugh THE INQUISITOR
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., (1935). First U.S. edition, first printing. Blue cloth with black illustrations and gilt lettering against black spine blocks; illustrated dust jacket. Hardcover. Bookplate to pastedown, offsetting to front endsheets, areas of mild fading to spine, thus about near fine; in an about near fine, lightly worn, price-clipped dust jacket with chipping to head of spine panel, and nicking to heel. 
The fourth novel in Walpole's series set in the provincial Cathedral town of Polchester, preceded by THE CATHEDRAL, HARMER JOHN and THE OLD LADIES. The chief protagonist here is wastrel and wanderer Michael Furze, who returns home to seek peace. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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