Premium pages left without account:

Auction archive: Lot number 175

AFRICAN LITERATURE] Group of approximately one hundred twenty titles, many with African imprints

Estimate
US$500 - US$800
Price realised:
US$375
Auction archive: Lot number 175

AFRICAN LITERATURE] Group of approximately one hundred twenty titles, many with African imprints

Estimate
US$500 - US$800
Price realised:
US$375
Beschreibung:

AFRICAN LITERATURE] Group of approximately one hundred twenty titles, many with African imprints including presses in Nigeria, Nairobe, East Africa, South Africa as well as various London and New York imprints. An interesting group comprising 14 issues of Black Orpheus: A Journal of African and Afro-American Literature, 1958-1968, numerous first and later editions by Chinua Achebe, Wole Soyinka, J. M. Coetzee, Amos Tutuola, Jared Angira, Ayi Kwei Armah and others. Most hardcover in original dust jackets but many paperback editions or ephemeral African publications in printed wrappers, mostly circa 1960. Light wear. An interesting group featuring rare African imprints. C

Auction archive: Lot number 175
Auction:
Datum:
20 Apr 2011
Auction house:
Doyle New York - Auctioneers & Appraisers
East 87th Street 75
New York, NY 10128
United States
[email protected]
+1 (0)212 4272730
Beschreibung:

AFRICAN LITERATURE] Group of approximately one hundred twenty titles, many with African imprints including presses in Nigeria, Nairobe, East Africa, South Africa as well as various London and New York imprints. An interesting group comprising 14 issues of Black Orpheus: A Journal of African and Afro-American Literature, 1958-1968, numerous first and later editions by Chinua Achebe, Wole Soyinka, J. M. Coetzee, Amos Tutuola, Jared Angira, Ayi Kwei Armah and others. Most hardcover in original dust jackets but many paperback editions or ephemeral African publications in printed wrappers, mostly circa 1960. Light wear. An interesting group featuring rare African imprints. C

Auction archive: Lot number 175
Auction:
Datum:
20 Apr 2011
Auction house:
Doyle New York - Auctioneers & Appraisers
East 87th Street 75
New York, NY 10128
United States
[email protected]
+1 (0)212 4272730
Try LotSearch

Try LotSearch and its premium features for 7 days - without any costs!

  • Search lots and bid
  • Price database and artist analysis
  • Alerts for your searches
Create an alert now!

Be notified automatically about new items in upcoming auctions.

Create an alert