11-21-2004 11-21-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2256 Boston
November 21, 2004 11:00 AMCalender

Bennett, Arnold (1867-1931)

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2256 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 21, 2004 11:00AM


Bennett, Arnold (1867-1931), Autograph manuscript signed with initials on title page, Venus Rising from the Sea, title page dated London, 1929, ninety-seven pages, neatly written and maintained in a small three-ring binder, with an asterisk in the margin for each 100 words, the last page inscribed "23,200 London 14.5.29," each chapter heading with large red initial, each sheet 8 by 5 in., with half leather and cloth clam box; together with a copy of Venus Rising from the Sea, London: Cassell & Company, 1931, cloth with slip case, one of 350, illustrated and signed by E. McKnight Kaufer, (minor wear).
Estimate $2,000-3,000


Venus Rising, London, Cassell & Company