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London: Chatto and Windus, 1965. First edition. Uncorrected proof copy, in original printed wrappers, illustrated, 175 pp. Pasted to the front is a printed Chatto and Windus label with holograph "Publication - October 1965 / Prob. 25s". With 27 brief memoirs of Huxley from friends and family, including T.S. Eliot, Anita Loos, Leonard Woolf, and Christopher Isherwood. Aldous Huxley was from a long line of prominent English writers. His grand-fathers were Thomas Arnold, historian and headmaster of Rugby, and Thomas Henry Huxley, "Darwin's bulldog". An uncle was poet Matthew Arnold, an aunt was novelist Mary Augusta (Mrs Humphry) Ward. A Fine copy.
Title: Aldous Huxley 1894-1963. A Memorial Volume.
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