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London, Blazer Films, 1967. Fowles' screenplay for the 1968 film of his second novel, set on a Greek island and involving a young expatriate Englishman who is drawn into the fantastic designs of a self-styled psychic. The film, with Anthony Quinn, Michael Caine, Candice Bergen and Anna Karina, gained a cult following in the Sixties. The cast included two of the best-known male leads of their time (Quinn & Caine), an up-and-coming young actress who had been nominated for a "Most Promising Newcomer" Golden Globe two years earlier (Bergen), and Anna Karina, a staple in the films of French avant garde director Jean-Luc Godard. The director was Guy Green, a former cinematographer, and while the material may have been a bit much for Green, whose previous movies had been more straightforward than the partly fantastic plot that Fowles' novel presented him with, the film was nominated for a British Academy award for cinematography. This script bears the name of David Harcourt and has revision sheets dated September 4, 7 and 12, and November 25, 1967. Harcourt is listed as a camera operator on a production schedule (laid in) dated August 15, 1967. Also laid in is the shooting schedule for November 11. These sheets are torn and sunned, but the script itself is near fine and claspbound in very good red covers. An early piece of writing by Fowles and likely the scarcest item in his bibliography. It is Fowles' only screenplay to have been produced, and we have never heard of another copy turning up. [#021498] $4,500
(Princeton), (Princeton University Library Chronicle), (1974). An offprint from the Chronicle; reportedly fewer than fifty copies printed for the author's use. Signed by Fowles. A scarce Fowles "A" item. Fine in stapled wrappers. [#006704] $350
(London), Weidenfeld & Nicolson, (1964). John Fowles's copy of the first British edition of Bellow's Herzog, the Nobel Prize winner's second book (of three) to win the National Book Award. Fowles' bookplate front flyleaf. Foxing to page edges; a very good copy in a very good dust jacket. [#031334] $300
London, Jonathan Cape, (1977). A large, ambitious novel that spans three decades and self-consciously sets out to explore "what it is to be English." Signed by the author in 2000, with the added exhortation "Go very well!" Fine in a fine dust jacket. [#912577] $300
(Princeton), (Princeton University Library Chronicle), (1974). An offprint from the Chronicle, reportedly fewer than fifty copies printed for the author's use. Signed by the author. Shallow edge-sunning; near fine in stapled wrappers. [#021499] $300
Boston, Little Brown, (1982). The American limited edition of his sixth novel. One of 500 numbered copies signed by the author. Fine in a fine slipcase. [#912579] $250
(NY), Ecco Press, (1973). Signed by the author in 2002 with the added exhortation "Go well!" Fine in a fine dust jacket. [#912581] $250
London, Jonathan Cape, (1985). Signed by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket. [#912575] $200
London, London Limited Editions, (1985). The limited edition. One of 500 numbered copies signed by the author. Fine in glassine dustwrapper. [#912576] $175
Helsinki, Eurographica, (1987). The first separate edition, one of 350 copies, of a story first published in The Ebony Tower. Signed by the author. An attractive limited edition printed in Italy at Tipografia Nobili, on special Michelangelo paper made in Pescia, Italy. Part of the Eurographica series of Contemporary Authors in Signed Limited Editions. Fine in wrappers and fine dust jacket. [#010580] $150
London, Jonathan Cape, (1974). The uncorrected proof copy of the British edition of this collection of novellas. Owner name; near fine in a very good proof dust jacket. [#011456] $150
London, Jonathan Cape, (1974). The uncorrected proof copy of the British edition of this collection of novellas. Spine-creased; still about near fine in a very good proof dust jacket. [#011457] $150
Boston, Little, Brown, (1965). The first American edition of his second novel, a near-fantasy set on a Greek island and involving a young expatriate Englishman who is drawn into the fantastic designs of a self-styled psychic. The American edition precedes the British edition. Made into a movie starring Anthony Quinn in the 1960s, which gained a cult following. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with a tiny chip to the lower front edge. [#032557] $150
1991. A 4" x 6" color snapshot of Fowles at Lyme Regis, 1991 "on the occasion of shipping off the John Fowles Papers to the U. of Texas," (so annotated on the verso in 2006 by the bookseller, also pictured in the photograph, who assisted Fowles in the transaction). Fine. [#912580] $100
NY, Henry Holt, (1998). The uncorrected proof copy of this collection of essays and occasional writings. Fine in wrappers. [#012286] $45
London, Cape, (1985). His seventh novel. Fine in a fine, price-clipped dust jacket. [#000116] $20
Boston, Little, Brown, (1985). Very good in very good dust jacket. [#702381] $20
Boston, Little, Brown, (1985). Very Good in Very Good DJ. [#702382] $20
London, Jonathan Cape, (1977). Very Good in Very Good DJ. [#702383] $20
Boston, Little, Brown, (1977). Very Good in Very Good DJ. [#702386] $20
Boston, Little, Brown, (1977). Very Good in Very Good DJ. [#702385] $20
Boston, Little, Brown, (1977). First American Edition. Very Good in Very Good DJ. [#702384] $20
Boston, Little, Brown, (1974). Very Good in Very Good DJ. [#704556] $20
Boston, Little, Brown, (1974). Very Good in Good (worn) DJ. [#704393] $20
Boston, Little, Brown, (1978). First American Edition. Photographs by Fay Godwin. Very Good in Very Good DJ. [#704952] $20
London, Jonathan Cape, (1981). Foreword by John Fowles. Very Good in Very Good DJ. [#702389] $20
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