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Eight titles by Henry Miller published by New Direction

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Estimate: US$500 - US$800
Price realised:  US$180
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Title: Eight titles by Henry Miller published by New Direction Author: Miller, Henry Place: Norfolk Publisher: New Directions Date: Variuos dates Description: Includes: Sunday After the War. 2nd edition. S&J A35b. [1945]. The Cosmological Eye. 4th edition. S&J A23d. [1946]. The Colossus of Maroussi. 4th edition (2nd American edition & 1st New Directions edition). S&J A26g. [1946]. The Wisdom of the Heart. 2nd edition. S&J A27c. [1946] The Air-Conditioned Nightmare. 3rd edition (2nd American & 2nd New Directions edition), with 1st edition jacket (chipped at spine ends & corners). S&J A50c. [1948]. The Time of the Assassins. Clipped signature of Henry Miller from a check mounted on front pastedown. Cloth-backed boards, two rectangles cut from front board to reveal portions of illustration on front endpaper, no jacket, as issued. 2nd edition (1st New Directions edition). S&J A82b. [1956]. Stand Still Like the Hummingbird. Signed by Henry Miller on the front free endpaper. 1st edition. S&J A138a. [1962]. Just Wild About Harry. Signed by Henry Miller on the front free endpaper. 1st edition. S&J A144a. [1962]. Together, 8 volumes. Cloth &/or boards, dust jackets except as noted. Provenance: The Robert [Bob] Young collection of Henry Miller deaccessioned from a California institution. Lot Amendments Condition: Some wear to jackets, mainly at extremities, most with offset to endpapers, generally very good. Item number: 239916

Informations about the auction
Auction house: PBA Galleries
Title: Sale 517: Beats, Counterculture & Avant Garde - Literature - Science Fiction. Collection of Richard Synchef (with additions)
Date of the auction: 10 Oct 2013
Address: PBA Galleries
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