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    Sale 2514 | Lot 36
    Estimate: $400 - $600
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    • Sale 2514 Lot 36

      DJUNA BARNES (1892-1982)

      Ladies Almanack. Showing their Signs and their tides; their Moons and their Changes; the Seasons as it is with them; their Eclipses and Equinoxes, as well as a full Record of diurnal and nocturnal Distempters. Written & Illustrated by A Lady of Fashion.

      84, [4] pp. Frontispiece, title-page vignette and 21 illustrations by the author, all hand-colored. Small 4to, publisher's plain cream wrappers, top edges faintly toned, light rubbing to head and foot of backstrip, unopened but for first few leaves; prospectus laid in. Paris: privately printed, 1928.

      Estimate $400 - 600

      first edition, number 390 of 1000 copies.
      Unusually fine example, and with the commonly seen blacked-out statement "Sold by Edward W. Titus, 4 rue Delambre, at the Sign of the Black Manikin" unobscured.