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Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

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3176B
Lot:
96
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce, ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983). New York: Knopf, 1941. First edition, second printing before publication, octavo, bound in publisher's full green cloth, in dust jacket (tape repairs on verso, large chip with loss to bottom of spine), with director George Cukor's bookplate, designed by Paul Landacre, pasted inside the front board, 7 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Book design, Bookbinding, Bookplate, Dust jacket, Ex Libris, George Cukor, Mildred, Mildred Pierce, Paul Landacre, Pierce, Publishing, Visual arts

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