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Pastnernak, Boris (1890-1960) My Sister-Life , Illustrated and Signed by Yuri Kuper.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Pastnernak, Boris (1890-1960) My Sister-Life, Illustrated and Signed by Yuri Kuper. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1991. Large square folio, copy number five of 250 text printed at the Wild Carrot Press on handmade paper made by H.M.P. in Woodstock, Connecticut, incorporating pieces of Russian newspapers and other Cyrillic text fragments, English translation by Mark Rudman, bound in publisher's half morocco, with the original slipcase (spine somewhat faded), 19 x 16 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Mark Rudman, Yuri Kuper, Book design, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Books, Cyrillic script, Folio, Publishing, Rudman, Slipcase, Visual arts, Woodstock

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