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Douglas (Lord Alfred) The City of the Soul, first edition, inscribed by the author "Montague Compton Mackenzie form his friend the author A.D. February 1900" on half-title, original parchment-backed boards, uncut, a little soiled, 1899; The Collected Poems, one of 200 copies on Japon signed by the author, original boards, uncut, 1919; The Autobiography, signed and inscribed by the author, original cloth, 1929; Sonnets, signed by the author and with note "4 misprints corrected by the author March 1944" on title and with corrections in ink to text, original cloth, frayed dust-jacket, [1944] § Harris (Frank) & Lord Alfred Douglas. New Preface to "The Life and Confessions of Oscar Wilde", signed and inscribed by the author "Harry de Windt from his old pal...", original cloth, uncut, spine torn, Fortune Press, 1925, all rubbed; and 6 others by Douglas, many signed and inscribed by him, v.s. (11)

⁂ Sir Compton Mackenzie (1883-1972), Scottish writer and nationalist, author of Whisky Galore.
Captain Harry de Windt (1856-1933), explorer and travel writer.

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Douglas (Lord Alfred) The City of the Soul, first

Estimate £300 - £500Jan 30, 2019
London, UK
Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature