11-16-2014 11-16-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2764B Boston
November 16, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Beckett, Samuel (1906-1989) Stirrings Still.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2764B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 16, 2014 10:00AM


Beckett, Samuel (1906-1989) Stirrings Still. New York: Blue Moon Books and London: John Calder, 1988.
First limited edition, copy number thirteen of 200 signed by author and illustrator, folio, illustrated by Louis Le Brocquy (1916-2012) with a two-tone portrait of Beckett and eight lithographs in black, bound in publisher's half parchment, linen boards stamped in gold, spine lettered in gold, with the original slipcase, with the publisher's invitation to subscribe, 13 x 9 in.

Estimate $1,800-2,200

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London, John Calder, Louis Le Brocquy, author and illustrator