Sale 17BP01 | Lot 374

JOYCE, JAMES Haveth Childers Everywhere. Fragment from Work in Progress.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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Lot 374
JOYCE, JAMES Haveth Childers Everywhere. Fragment from Work in Progress.
Paris and New York: Henry Babou and Jack Kahane and The Fountain Press, 1930. First edition, number 73 of 100 copies on hand-made iridescent Japan paper signed by Joyce. Original wrappers printed in green and black, in likely the original glassine, modern green cloth slipcase. 11 1/8 x 7 1/2 inches (29 x 20 cm); [73 pp]. The glassine spine darkened and with a small loss at the head, the foot of spine and adjacent area of upper cover with a chip and short split and loss to glassine, small puncture to glassine to fold within upper cover, else fine.
This fragment prints pages 532-554 of Finnegans Wake. Slocum & Cahoon A41.


C The College of New Rochelle

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $3,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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