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Beckett, Samuel (1906-1989) Stirrings Still.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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

Description:

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

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