Sale 20FL02 | Lot 1

ASHBERY, JOHN Two signed works.

Catalogue: Fine Literature
ASHBERY, JOHN  Two signed works.

Lot Details

Lot 1
ASHBERY, JOHN Two signed works.
Comprising: Sunrise in Suburbia. New York: The Phoenix Book Shop, 1968. Limited edition, number 24 of 100 copies (of a total edition of 126), signed by the poet. Publisher's decorative wrappers with printed title label to front cover. 5 x 7 inches (12.6 x 17.7 cm); signed limitation page. Pale toning to endpapers, else about fine; and Three Plays. Calais, Vermont: Z Press, 1978. Limited edition, number 399 of 500 hardcover copies (of a total edition of 1526), signed on the title page. Publisher's brown cloth in dust jacket. 9 x 5 7/8 inches (22.8 x 14.8 cm); half-title, limitation page. Jacket extremities slightly worn with small loss to lower corner of rear panel, cloth tips lightly bumped.
The former is a lovely desideratum from the New York School of poets. The lot two volumes.


Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $225 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $225 (includes buyer's premium)

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Fine Literature

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