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Huxley, Aldous (1894-1963) Brave New World , First Edition.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Huxley, Aldous (1894-1963) Brave New World, First Edition. London: Chatto & Windus, 1932. First edition, octavo, in the original jacket, publisher's blue cloth, spine sunned, jacket chipped at head, with loss of title, and at the back bottom joint with loss of the first letters of the publishers' names, not price clipped, some spotting to half-title and first few preliminary leaves, 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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London, Aldous Huxley, Brave New World, British literature, Chatto & Windus, Fiction, Literature, Random House

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