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Auction: Children's Literature and Bibliophile Sale
was auctioned on: 25 June 2008
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BURROUGHS, WIlliam. - Three First American Editions, two signed.

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Estimate: £400 - £600
ca. US$785 - US$1,178
Price realised:  £500
ca. US$982
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Three First American Editions, two signed.
The Wild Boys, 1971. inscribed to 1970s gay porn star "[To] Fred Halsted, who could film it all the best, William S. Burroughs." 8vo. Black cloth, in original dust jacket. Condition: Jacket with chips, small tears, tape repairs to verso. [With:] The Ticket that Exploded. New York: The Grove Press, 1967. 8vo. first American edition signed later by the author. Orange cloth, in original dust jacket. Condition: jacket with small tear at bottom edge and upper margin of back panel, else fine. [With:] Nova Express, 1964. first edition . Red cloth, in original dust jacket. Condition: small tear to rear panel of jacket.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions
Title: Children's Literature and Bibliophile Sale
Date of the auction: 25 Jun 2008
Address: Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions
16-17 Pall Mall
St James’s
SW1Y 5LU London
United Kingdom
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