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3626T Marlborough
May 13, 2021 12:00 PM - May 25, 2021 07:00 PMCalender
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Seventeen Mostly First Edition Works of Modern Fiction.

$375$300
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3626T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 13, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Seventeen Mostly First Edition Works of Modern Fiction. Morrison, Toni, Tar Baby, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981, stated first trade edition, two copies; Morrison, Toni, Song of Solomon, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977, stated first edition; Mosher, Howard Frank, Where the Rivers Flow North, New York: The Viking Press, 1978; Nabokov, Vladimir, Transparent Things, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1972; Nabokov, Vladimir, Look at the Harlequins!, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1974; Paton, Alan, Cry, thee Beloved Country, London: Jonathan Cape,1950; Salinger, J.D., Raise High the Roof Beams, Carpenters and Seymour, Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1959, stated first edition, with misspelling "Sey-more" on p. 173, dedication page following copyright page; Southern, Terry and Hoffenberg, Mason, Candy, New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1964; Southern, Terry, Blue Movie, New York: The World Publishing Company, 1970, stated first printing; Russo, Richard, The Risk Pool, New York: Random House, 1988, stated first edition; Tolkien, J.R.R., The Silmarillion, Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1977, stated first American edition, first printing; Wideman, John Edgar, Ruben, New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1987, stated first edition, two copies; Wideman, John Edgar, Brother & Keepers, New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1984, stated first edition; Schulberg, Budd, Waterfront, New York: Random House, 1955, stated first printing; Stone, Robert, A Flag for Sunrise, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981, stated first edition, (all works with dust jackets in predominantly good condition, many with book jacket covers).
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

G.P. Putnam, Houghton Mifflin Company, mcgraw-hill, John Edgar, Howard Frank, Henry Holt, Robert, Richard, Solomon, Terry, Toni, Winston, Alan, J.D., Morrison, Ruben, Seymour, Tolkien, Russo, Paton, Vladimir, Jonathan Cape, Hoffenberg, Mosher, Salinger, Schulberg, Sey, Rinehart, Nabokov, London