Print

Print


I have a friend who was a rare books librarian for a university, it’s a great life.

 

Cheers Pete

 

From: T. S. Eliot Discussion forum. [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Chokh Raj
Sent: Friday, 23 August 2013 11:14 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: OT - a rare first edition of The Waste Land fetches £4,500 at auction

 

A commemoration by a university with its precious resources!

CR

Sent from my iPhone


On Aug 22, 2013, at 9:01 PM, Peter Dillane <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Interesting CR in my past life I worked for an antiquarian bookshop this seems a big jump in price for this one but the New York 1922 often fetches several times this figure. Anyway good on you for the report.

 

Pete

 

From: T. S. Eliot Discussion forum. [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Chokh Raj
Sent: Friday, 23 August 2013 5:43 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: OT - a rare first edition of The Waste Land fetches £4,500 at auction

 

in the news

 

TS Eliot poem hand set by Virginia Woolf fetches £4,500 at auction

Liz Bury

The Guardian (UK), 

20 August 2013

 

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/aug/20/ts-eliot-waste-land-virginia-woolf-auction

 

CR