Quail In Aspic

by Beaton, Cecil

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Quail in Aspic

by Beaton, Cecil

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Christopher de Lotbiniere Rare Books
Published
1962
Edition
First printing.
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$40.00

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Beaton's rare society parody, in a very good jacket. Beaton adored to dress himself and friends as mythical members of a supposed displaced aristocracy, complete with elaborate pedigrees and supporting photo histories, made funnier by mingling in with his real society friends. Hardcover.
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Quail In Aspic: The Life Story of Count Charles Korsetz, As Tape-recorded To Cecil Beaton

by Cecil Beaton

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World of Rare Books
Published
1962
Condition
Good/Good
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$35.45

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Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1962. Hardcover. Good/Good. 1962. 165 pages. Yellow pictorial dust jacket over purple cloth. Inscription to front endpaper. Pages are clean and bright with a firm binding. Endpapers and page edges are lightly tanned and foxed. Boards are a little rub worn with some slight shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are a little… Read more
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Quail in aspic : the life story of Count Charles Korsetz

by Beaton, Cecil (1904-1980)

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MW Books Ltd.
Published
1962
Condition
Previous owner's inscription. Fine cloth copy in a good if somewhat edge-torn (with some loss) and dust-dulled dust-wrapper, now
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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London : Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1962. First Edition. Previous owner's inscription. Fine cloth copy in a good if somewhat edge-torn (with some loss) and dust-dulled dust-wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains quite well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.. Physical description: 165 pages : illus. ; 23cm. Notes: First 12 pages numbered in Roman numerals ""i-xii"", thereafter ""13-165"". Subjects: Maxwell,… Read more
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Quail in Aspic

by Beaton, Cecil

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BohemianBookworm
Condition
Very Good
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$25.67

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Hardcover. Very Good. Chip at top of spine else VG/VG, 1st edn, ill.
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QUAIL IN ASPIC -- THE LIFE STORY OF COUNT CHARLES KORSETZ

by Beaton, Cecil

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Hoffman Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
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$24.50

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NY: Bobbs Merrill. Very Good. 1963. Hardcover. 1st printing, Bobbs Merrill (1963). 172 pages, hardcover, very good condition in glassine wrapper. .
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Quail in Aspic.

by Beaton, Cecil

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ATGBooks
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1
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$20.00

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1 . hardback. Very Good. The Life Story of Count Charles Korsetz as tape-recorded by Cecil Beaton.Illustrated. 1st ed. Indianapolis (Bobbs-Merrill) 1963. Covers and spine faded, and with some light staining to bottom edge, else a very good copy.
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London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1962 1st edition. hard cover, dust jacket, purple cloth, 165pp, black and white photographs previous owner's name to free front endpaper, light foxing to edges, small tears and minor wear to jacket, which is now in a removable clear plastic sleeve, all in very good condition in very good dust jacket. No ISBN
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Quail in Aspic: The Life Story of Count Charles Korsetz

by Beaton, Cecil

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Saucony Book Shop
Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$14.95

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1962. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Purple polished cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil, top text block edge stained purple. Slight shelf wear, mild toning/foxing to text block edges. xii,13-165 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Yellow color illus. dust jacket shows light shelf… Read more
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Bobbs-Merrill, Indianapolis 1963 First Printing Stated., 1963. HB. DJ slightly worn, with edgewear, still bright under mylar. Orange boards with purple spine, gold letters; faded at lower edge, spine head suffers bugwork but the binding is not affected. Good Plus in both cases.. Hardcover.
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Quail in Aspic: The life story of Count Charles Korsetz as tape-recorded to Cecil Beaton

by Beaton, Cecil

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Quair Books
Published
1962
Condition
Fair
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$8.50

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Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1962. Fair. 8vo. pp. xii 165. Head and tail of spine and corners bumped. Edges grubby and lightly foxed. DJ price-clipped and in poor condition with 3/4 inch tear to front and large chip to back, plus other tears and soiling.
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