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O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Eleven First Trade Editions, Some Signed, Some with Dust Jackets.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

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O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Eleven First Trade Editions, Some Signed, Some with Dust Jackets. Including the following octavo volumes: Thirst, Boston: Gorham Press, 1914, publisher's binding; The Moon of the Caribbees, New York: Boni & Liveright, 1919, in the original dust jacket; Beyond the Horizon, New York: Boni & Liveright, 1920, signed and inscribed by O'Neill on ffep; The Emperor Jones, Cincinnati: Stewart Kidd Co., 1921, stapled pamphlet; The Hairy Ape, Anna Christie, The First Man, New York: Boni & Liveright, signed by O'Neill on ffep, in the original dust jacket; All God's Chillun Got Wings and Welded, New York: Boni and Liveright, 1924, signed by O'Neill on ffep, in publisher's dust jacket; Dynamo, New York: Horace Liveright, 1929, in publisher's dust jacket; Mourning Becomes Electra, New York: Horace Liveright, 1931, in publisher's dust jacket; Days without End, New York: Random House, 1934, publisher's review copy, in publisher's dust jacket; Lost Plays of Eugene O'Neill, New York: A New Fathoms Publication, 1950, in dust jacket; [and] Eugene O'Neill and the Senator from Texas by John S. Mayfield, New Haven: Yale University Library Gazette, 1961, in paper wrappers (somewhat bleached, fragmentary), with a typed letter signed by Mayfield. (11)
Estimate $300-500


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Stewart Kidd Co., John S. Mayfield, All God's Chillun Got Wings, Awards, Boni & Liveright, Books, Dust jacket, Eugene O'Neill, Horace Liveright, LIVERight, Theatre, Cincinnati

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