A pantheon of the first editions of some of the most popular modern classics of the 20th century will be auctioned off in London by Bloomsbury Auctions on Thursday, October 25, 2012.
- Eric Ambler ‘s The Mask of Dimitrios (see our post on Ambler’s place in detective fiction)
- Truman Capote’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s; Other Voices Other Rooms;
- Richard Adams’ Watership Down
- Kingsley Amis’ The Old Devils*
- Paul Bowles’ The Sheltering Sky
- Ray Bradbury’sDark Carnival; Fahrenheit 451
- F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby