Jun 20, 2019 - Sale 2514

Sale 2514 - Lot 35A

Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
DJUNA BARNES (1892-1982)


8vo, publisher's 1/4 cloth-backed boards; dust jacket, mild rubbing to fold corners, light shelfwear, hint of toning. New York: St. Martin's Press, (1979)

Additional Details

author's copy of the reissue of her first novel. With half-page unsigned typescript of the jacket blurb with numerous corrections in her hand in red and green ink. Also with various clippings and material related to publication, including a signed check from Barnes to her literary executor Hank O'Neal (paperclipped to front flyleaf).