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O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Days without End ; Dynamo ; and Mourning Becomes Electra : Three Signed Limited Edition Titles.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1139
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$185$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Days without End; Dynamo; and Mourning Becomes Electra: Three Signed Limited Edition Titles. Days without End, New York: Random House, 1934, copy number 169 of 325 printed on all-rag paper and signed by the author on the limitation page, bound in full navy sheepskin (spine rubbed at head and tail), t.e.g., housed in publisher's cardboard slipcase (worn), tape spot to pastedown and ffep, 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.; Dynamo, New York: Horace Liveright, 1929, copy number 749 of 775 printed on all-rag watermarked paper and signed by the author on the limitation page, bound in blue decorated limp wrappers, white leather label to spine (spine faded), deckle edges, mostly unopened, in published textured paper slipcase (paper covering peeling slightly, case edgeworn); [and] Mourning Becomes Electra, New York: Horace Liveright, Inc., 1931, copy number 457 of 550 signed by the author on the limitation page, bound in full publisher's parchment over beveled boards, unopened, with the facsimile housed in pouch inside the back board, in publisher's slipcase (chipped, worn, back panel becoming detached), 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (3)
Estimate $400-600


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Alfred Eisenstaedt, American writers, Blue, Book publishing, Eisenstadt, Ernest Hemingway, Folio, Publishing, Writers

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