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

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

Description:

Twenty-one Mostly First Edition Works of Modern Literature. Eastlake, William, Portrait of an Artist with 26 Horses, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963, stated first printing; Eastlake, William, The Bamboo Bed, New York: Simon and Schuster,1969, stated first printing; Greene, Graham, Doctor Fischer of Geneva or the Bomb Party, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1980, first edition; Jones, James, The Thin Red Line, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1962, first edition; Jones, James, The Pistol, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1958, first edition, two copies; Jones, James, Some Came Running, London: Collins, 1957; Kennedy, William, The Ink Truck, New York: Viking, 1984; Malmud, Bernard, The Fixer, New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1966, stated first printing; Malamud, Bernard, A New Life, New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1961, stated first printing; McGuane, Thomas, The Bushwhacked Piano, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1971, stated first printing; McGuane, Thomas, To Skin a Cat, New York: E.P. Dutton, 1986, stated first edition; McGuane, Thomas, Nobody's Angel, New York: Random House, 1981, stated first edition; McGuane, Thomas, Something to be Desired, New York: Random House, stated first edition; McMurtry, Larry, Terms of Endearment, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1975, first edition; Miller, Henry, Nexus, New York: Grove Press, 1965, stated first printing; Miller, Henry, Tropic of Cancer, New York: Grove Press, 1961, stated first printing; Nicholas, John, The Sterile Cuckoo, New York: David McKay Company, 1965; Wideman, John Edgar, The Lynchers, Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1973, stated first edition; Wouk, Herman, War and Remembrance, Boston, Little Brown and Company, 1978, stated first trade edition; Mead, Margaret, Culture and Commitment, New York: Natural History Press, 1970, (all works with dust jackets in predominantly good condition, some price clipped or with very minor chipping, some with book jacket covers).
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

history press, Random House, John Edgar, William, James, Thomas, Henry, Margaret, Nicholas, Simon, Bernard, Herman, Kennedy, Larry, Jones, Graham, Miller, Wouk, Greene, Fischer, Dutton, Straus, Schuster, McMurtry, Wideman, Giroux, Malamud, Eastlake, McGuane, London