Sale 620: Fine Literature & Fine Books

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Datum der Auktion: 27.07.2017

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Black Sun

Title: Black Sun Author: Abbey, Edward Place: New York Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date: [1971] Description: (8vo) original cloth, dust jacket. First Edition. A novel about a teacher who lived in isolation for six years as a fire ranger, until a woman found him. Lot Amendments Condition: Book and

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Watership Down - inscribed

Title: Watership Down - inscribed Author: Adams, Richard Place: New York Publisher: Macmillan Date: [1972] Description: (8vo) quarter cloth and boards, illustrated dust jacket. Third Printing. Inscribed by the author on the title page: "To Andy and Ed Conn, yours sincerely, Richard Adams." Inscribed

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Letters of James Agee to Father Flye

Title: Letters of James Agee to Father Flye Author: Agee, James Place: New York Publisher: George Braziller Date: 1962 Description: Cloth, jacket. First Edition. Uncommon association copy inscribed and signed by Father Flye to John Erwin, with five letters and three postcards from Flye to Erwin

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Two works by Aiken, multiple copies of each

Title: Two works by Aiken, multiple copies of each Author: Aiken, Conrad Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Brownstone Eclogues and Other Poems. (8vo) cloth, dust jacket. First Edition. Four copies, three with price-clipped jackets. [1942]. The Clerk's

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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A Bibliography of the Auerhahn Press

Title: A Bibliography of the Auerhahn Press Author: Johnston, Alastair, compiler Place: Berkeley Publisher: Poltroon Press Date: [1976] Description: (8vo) original pictorially printed cloth, paper spine label. One of "somewhat less than 500 copies." First Edition. Inscribed by the compiler on the

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Large collection of items printed and published by Andrew Hoyem and the...

Title: Large collection of items printed and published by Andrew Hoyem and the Auerhahn Press Author: Place: San Francisco Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Approximately 28 pieces, mostly in wrappers, housed in a grey cloth box with ribbon ties. . First Editions. Large collection of

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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The Novels and Letters of Jane Austen

Title: The Novels and Letters of Jane Austen Author: Austen, Jane Place: Boston Publisher: Dana Estes Date: [n.d. c.1906] Description: 12 volumes. Each with 3 illustrated plates by H.M. Brock. (8vo), uniformly bound in green cloth with gilt spines, top edges gilt. With the armorial bookplate of

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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The End of the Road - three editions

Title: The End of the Road - three editions Author: Barth, John Place: Garden City & London Publisher: Date: Various publishers Description: Includes: First Edition. Cloth, jacket (with price clipped, rubbing at ends and corners). Garden City: Doubleday, 1958. First U.K. Edition. Boards, jacket

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Six signed and limited editions by John Barth from the Lord John Press

Title: Six signed and limited editions by John Barth from the Lord John Press Author: Barth, John Place: Northridge, CA Publisher: Lord John Press Date: Various dates Description: Comprises: Todd Andrews to the Author: A Letter from Letters. No. 46 of 50 copies specially bound in full leather, spine

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Four volumes of Beat related art, and two exhibition flyers

Title: Four volumes of Beat related art, and two exhibition flyers Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 4 volumes and 2 flyers. includes: Herms, George. Then and Now: Fifty Years of Assemblage. Preface by Anthony Seraphin and essay, "Each Act Must Be an Act of

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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28 volumes of Beat generation poetry, all signed or inscribed

Title: 28 volumes of Beat generation poetry, all signed or inscribed Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 28 volumes all in the original wrappers, first or first thus editions. All volumes signed or inscribed, many of the inscriptions are to Nathan May, editor of

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Collection of Beat related books and ephemera, including titles signed by...

Title: Collection of Beat related books and ephemera, including titles signed by Gregory Corso and Philip Lamantia Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 10 items. Various pieces of Beat related ephemera, including a scarce copy of Shig's Review published upon the

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Fifteen volumes of Beat related literature - many signed

Title: Fifteen volumes of Beat related literature - many signed Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 15 volumes. Various bindings and paginations. Am eclectic selection of volumes by Beat related writers, many limited editions, a number of them signed. Signatures

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Four long playing records of Beat related literature

Title: Four long playing records of Beat related literature Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 4 long playing records. Includes: Bowles, Paul. Paul Bowles Reads the Delicate Prey / A Distant Episode. [n.p.] Spoken Arts, 1963. Ferlinghetti, Lawrence. Tentative

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Seven bibliographies and critical studies of Beat related writers - two signed

Title: Seven bibliographies and critical studies of Beat related writers - two signed Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: 7 volumes. Various bindings and paginations. (8vo), First Editions. A selection of bibliographies and critical studies of Beat related

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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The Adventures of Augie March

Title: The Adventures of Augie March Author: Bellow, Saul Place: New York Publisher: Viking Date: 1953 Description: Black and gray cloth, dust jacket. First Edition. Signed "Saul Bellow, best wishes" on the half title. Author's third book. Second issue with "H. Wolff" printer's imprint on copyright

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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One of the Missing: Tales of the War Between the States

Title: One of the Missing: Tales of the War Between the States Author: Bierce, Ambrose Place: [Covelo, CA] Publisher: Yolla Bolly Press Date: [1991] Description: Introduction by Page Smith. Illustrated with woodcuts by David Page. (Folio) 35x25 cm (13¾x9¾"), blindstamped black cloth, slipcase. With

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Il Decameron de Messer Giovanni Boccaccio

Title: Il Decameron de Messer Giovanni Boccaccio Author: Boccaccio, Giovanni Place: [London] Publisher: [Tommaso Edlin] Date: [1725] Description: [xi], 284, [6] ff, 49 pp. Engraved frontispiece and portrait. (Folio) 29.5x21 cm (11¾x8¼") old full paneled calf, morocco spine label, edges speckled red

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Collected Stories, 1939-1976

Title: Collected Stories, 1939-1976 Author: Bowles, Paul Place: Santa Barbara Publisher: Black Sparrow Press Date: 1979 Description: Introduction by Gore Vidal. Purple cloth-backed boards, paper spine label, acetate cover. No. 68 of 300 numbered copies. First Edition. Signed by Bowles on inserted

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Collected Stories, 1939-1976

Title: Collected Stories, 1939-1976 Author: Bowles, Paul Place: Santa Barbara Publisher: Black Sparrow Press Date: 1979 Description: Introduction by Gore Vidal. (8vo), patterned cloth-backed decorative boards, acetate jacket. No. 9 of 60 copies specially bound by Earle Gray. Signed by Bowles and

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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The Previously Unpublished Poem Poop [and] 13 Colour Photographs, 1979-1992

Title: The Previously Unpublished Poem Poop [and] 13 Colour Photographs, 1979-1992 Author: Bukowski, Charles and Michael Montfort Place: Ventura, California Publisher: X-Ray Book & Novelty Co. Date: 2003 Description: Consists of 13 color photographs of Bukowski by Michael Montfort (including an

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Bukowski: Photographs 1977-1991

Title: Bukowski: Photographs 1977-1991 Author: Place: [Hollywood] Publisher: Bukskin Press Date: 1993 Description: 36 pp. 21 tipped in photographs by Michael Montfort, some in color, some in black & white. (Folio) 40x35 cm (15¾x13¾"), white boards, with reproduction of a drawing of Bukowski by Daisy

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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The Iris Prints

Title: The Iris Prints Author: Montfort, Michael and Giorgio Moroder Place: [Beverly Hills] Publisher: MoMo Editions Date: 1996 Description: 6 loose printed leaves, followed by 18 glossy color photographs, followed by 5 more printed leaves, the last with a mounted color photograph of Bukowski. (4to

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Bukowski

Title: Bukowski Author: Montfort, Michael Place: Santa Rosa Publisher: Black Sparrow Press Date: 2002 Description: Illustrated with just over 100 full-page photographs of Bukowski, mostly in color including frontispiece, taken by Michael Montfort from 1977 until Bukowski's death in 1994. (Oblong

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Bukowski: 24 Photographs, 1977-1987 - photographer's copy

Title: Bukowski: 24 Photographs, 1977-1987 - photographer's copy Author: Montfort, Michael Place: [Hollywood] Publisher: [Michael Montfort] Date: [1987] Description: Unpaginated. Introduction and poem by Bukowski. (4to) glossy pictorial boards, gray cloth spine. Designated "photographers' copy

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 700 $ - 1.000 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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A Tribute to Jim Lowell

Title: A Tribute to Jim Lowell Author: Place: Cleveland Publisher: Ghost Press Date: 1967 Description: (4to), original stapled wrappers, front wrapper with the "Ghost Press Cleveland Two Dollars" rubberstamped sticker. 5 silkscreen plates by T.L. Kryss; photograph of Jim Lowell on the rear cover

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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The Cruise of the "Cachalot" Round the World After Sperm Whales

Title: The Cruise of the "Cachalot" Round the World After Sperm Whales Author: Bullen, Frank T. Place: London Publisher: Smith, Elder & Co. Date: 1898 Description: xx, 379 pp. 8 full-page plates; folding map. (8vo) original blue cloth, stamped in gilt. First Edition. The author served as First Mate

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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The Works of that Eminent Servant of Christ, Mr. John Bunyan

Title: The Works of that Eminent Servant of Christ, Mr. John Bunyan Author: Bunyan, John Place: London Publisher: E, Gardner, et al Date: 1736-37 Description: 2 volumes. xvi, 740; [iv], 860 pp. 2 frontispieces; folding chart, 7 full page engraved plates, each containing 4 smaller engravings, 2

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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High Sierra

Title: High Sierra Author: Burnett, W.R. Place: New York Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Date: 1940 Description: (8vo) original orange cloth, dust jacket. First Edition. Basis for the 1941 film of the same name, starring Humphrey Bogart, Ida Lupino and Joan Leslie. Lot Amendments Condition: Jacket a bit

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 600 $

Datum: 27.07.2017

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Tarzan the Terrible

Title: Tarzan the Terrible Author: Burroughs, Edgar Rice Place: New York Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Date: [1921] Description: Illustrated. (8vo) original red cloth, pictorial dust jacket. Reprint edition. Inscribed by the author to his friend, United Features Syndicate editor Monte Ferris

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 600 $ - 900 $

Datum: 27.07.2017