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Franklin Library Leatherbound Books, Including Signed Copies, Eleven Volumes.

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Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2819TLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 27, 2015 12:00PM


Franklin Library Leatherbound Books, Including Signed Copies, Eleven Volumes.
Including signed copies of: Jean-Paul Sartre'sFive Plays, 1978; John Cheever's The Wapshot Chronicle, 1978; Joseph Heller's Catch-22, 1978; Robert Penn Warren's All the King's Men, 1977; Norman Miller's The Naked and the Dead, 1979; Philip Roth's Goodbye, Columbus and Other Stories, 1978; John Updike's Rabbit, Run, 1977; J.P. Donleavy's The Ginger Man, 1978; James Baldwin's Go Tell it on the Mountain, 1979; Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five, 1978; and Wallace Stegner's The Big Rock Candy Mountain, 1978; all in various colors of full leather, gilt-tooled, in very good condition, unread, sizes vary.

Provenance: the Estate of Stratford W. Carter, Boston, Massachusetts.
Estimate $200-300

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Jean-Paul Sartre, John Cheever, The Wapshot Chronicle, Joseph Heller, Robert Penn Warren, All the King's Men, Norman Miller, Philip Roth, Columbus, Goodbye, Columbus, John Updike, James Baldwin, Go Tell it on the Mountain, Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five, Wallace Stegner, Big Rock Candy Mountain, Massachusetts