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3626T Marlborough
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Twenty-five Mostly First Edition Works of Short Stories/Essays/Poetry/Philosophy.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3626T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 13, 2021 12:00PM


Twenty-five Mostly First Edition Works of Short Stories/Essays/Poetry/Philosophy. Camus, Albert, A Happy Death, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1972, stated first American edition; Camus, Albert, Resistance, Rebellion, and Death, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961, third printing; Camus, Albert, Caligula and 3 Other Plays, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958, stated first American edition; Carver, Raymond, What We Talk About When We Talk About Love, London: William Collins Sons & Company, 1982, stated first British edition; De Beauvoir, Simone, The Ethics of Ambiguity, New York: Philosophical Library, 1948; Farina, Richard, Long Time Coming and a Long Time Gone, New York: Random House, 1969, stated first printing; Frost, Robert, In the Clearing, New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1962, stated first edition; Gass, William, On Being Blue, Boston: David R. Godine, first edition, first printing; Gass, William, Omensetter's Luck, New York: New American Library, 1966, stated first printing; Gass, William, Fiction and the Figures of Life, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970, stated first edition; Golding, William, The Paper Men, London: Faber and Faber, 1984, first edition; Golding, William, The Spire, New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1964, stated first American edition; Golding, William, The Hot Gates, New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1966, stated first American edition; Jarrell, Randall, Losses, New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1948, stated first edition; Singer, Isaac Bashevis, The Death of Methuselah, New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1988, first trade edition; Singer, Isaac Bashevis, The Spinoza of Market Street, New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudaby, 1961, stated first printing; Williams, Tennessee, The Eccentricities of a Nightingale and Summer and Smoke, New York: New Directions Books, 1964; Marquez, Gabriel Garcia, Innocent Erendira and Other Stories, New York: Harper & Row, 1978, stated first edition; Sartre, Jean-Paul, The Reprieve, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947, stated first American edition; Pirsig, Robert M., Lila: An Inquiry into Morals, New York: Bantam Books, 1991, first edition; O'Neill, Eugene, All God's Chillun Got Wings and Welded, New York: Boni and Liveright, 1924; Pynchon, Thomas, Slow Learner, Boston: Little, Brown and Company,1984, stated first edition; Pynchon, Thomas, Vineland, Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1990, stated first edition; Kesey, Ken, Demon Box, New York: Viking, 1986, first edition; O'Hara, John, And Other Stories, New York: Random House, 1968, stated first printing, (all works in dust jackets in predominantly good condition, some jackets with chipping or price clipped, many with book jacket covers).
Estimate $800-1,200

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Bantam Books, John, Gabriel Garcia, David R. Godine, Thomas, Richard, Frost, Albert, De Beauvoir, Eugene, Ken, Raymond, Randall, Carver, Isaac Bashevis, Jarrell, Farina, Sartre, Straus, Gass, Golding, Camus, Robert M., Rinehart, Kesey, Marquez, Pirsig, Erendira, Jean-Paul, Giroux, Pynchon, London, Williams