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28 March 2019

Modern First Editions

Lot 20

John Maxwell Coetzee

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Estimate £300 - £400 + fees

Sold Price £2600



John Maxwell Coetzee, Works, first and limited editions, signed by the author [most UK and South Africa, 1974-2013]


 


a group of 27 volumes, comprising: Dusklands (1974, first South African edition, booklabel to front free endpaper, endpapers spotted, dust-jacket slightly chipped at head and tail of spine, spotted), In the Heart of the Country (1977, dust-jacket creased and a bit rubbed), Waiting for the Barbarians (1980, first American edition, paperback copy), Waiting for the Barbarians (1981, first South African edition, dust-jacket spine faded), The Life and Times of Michael K (1983, first South African Edition), The Life and Times of Michael K (1983, first South African Edition, dust-jacket spine a little faded), Foe (1986, first South African edition), Age of Iron (1990), The Master of Petersburgh (1994), Boyhood (1997), Disgrace (1999), Disgrace (1999), The Lives of Animals (1999, first American edition), Youth (2002), Elizabeth Costello (2003), His Man and He (2004, number 8 of 75 copies bound in cloth), Slow Man (2005), Slow Man (2005, first South African edition), Slow Man (2005, number 75 of 100 limited edition copies, original half morocco, slip-case), Inner Workings, essays 2000-2005 (2007), Diary of a Bad Year (2007, uncorrected proof copy, original printed wrappers), Diary of a Bad Year (2007), Diary of a Bad Year (2007, first Australian edition), Dusklands (2008, number 111 of 160 limited edition copies), Summertime (2009), Here and Now (2013, number 56 of 100 limited edition copies, original half morocco, slip-case), The Childhood of Jesus (2013, number 36 of 100 limited edition copies, original morocco, slip-case), all signed by the author, first English editions unless specified, original cloth and dust-jackets where applicable, some volumes in custom-bound slip-cases to form sets, 8vo