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      Sale 2465 | Lot 45
      Price Realized: $2,375With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2465 Lot 45

        EDWARD GOREY.
        "It was seven slow years and three months-to the day-When I last looked at our sundial. It read HALF PAST MAY." Illustration for page 54 in the chapter "And Here's What Happened Last or How Mummy and I Were Finally Unmonstered Forever" published in John Ciardi's "The Monster Den, or, Look What Happened at My House - and to It" (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1966). Pen and ink on paper. 114x70 mm; 4 1/2x2 3/4 inches, on 10 1/2x7 1/4-inch sheet. Unsigned but chapter and page captioned in Gorey's hand along bottom edge.

        Estimate $3,000 - 4,000


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,375

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