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1 Beckett, Samuel From an Abandoned Work
London Faber & Faber 1958 First Edition. Paperback Very Good No Jacket 
London: Faber & Faber, 1958. Beckett's fourth work. Published in illustrated wraps with pasted-down flaps (price intact); light bluish-gray with black and red letter and design. A Very Good copy of the First Edition. A bit of sun to the edges, edges bumped and a small chip at top of the spine. An early work by one of the most important writers of the XXth Century. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Beckett, Samuel Malone Dies
New York Grove Press 1956 First Trade. Paperback Near Fine No Jacket 
New York: Grove Press, 1956. First trade edition, an Evergreen Original In wraps, issued simultaneous with the hardbound edition. Orange spine is typically faded, some light tanning on rear, small tape residue, but still very presentable. Original price on rear has been covered by a sticker. In an archival plastic protector.. First Trade.. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Beckett, Samuel Watt
New York Grove Press 1959 First American Edition. Paperback Fine No Jacket 
New York: Grove Press, 1959. Beckett's first novel to be written in English; originally published by the erotic house Olympiia Press. This is a Fine copy of the First American Edition (stated), Evergreen Original No. E-152, published in wraps (there was simultaneous publication in trade cloth and two limited editions.). Possibly unread Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First American Edition.. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Beckett, Samuel (and Eleven Others) Our Exagmination Round His Factification for Incamination of Work in Progress
London Faber and Faber Limited 1929 First Thus Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1929. A collection of twelve essays and two "Letters of Protest" regarding James Joyce's "Work in Progress" that was eventually published (ten years later) as "Finnegan's Wake." The lead essay by Samuel Beckett is his first publication. Originally issued in wraps by Shakespeare and Company; those sheets were evidently sold to Faber, who issued this, the first hardbound edition. Blue-green cloth binding with gilt titling on the spine. Clean text; 194 pages; no dustwrapper. The paper is tanning - reflecting its poor quality. Rubbed at the margins. A bit fragile - the Title Page has partially loosened. A true artifact of Twentieth-Century modernism. In an archival plastic protector.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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