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May2022 Discovery Auction - Online Only

Tue, May 10, 2022 10:00AM EDT
Lot 408

Three Antique Books

Estimate: $200 - $400

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$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$300,000 $25,000
$500,000 $50,000
1) The Rise and Fall of Jesse James by Robertus Love. G. P Putnam & Sons. The Knickerbocker Press 1926. Hardcover, no dust jacket. Condition: Cracked at binding page 353. Some rubbing to edges of spine and corners. Otherwise in good condition. H 8-3/4" W 6-1/4" D 1-3/4". 2) Elmer Gantry by SInclair Lewis. Harcourt & Brace and Company. Hardcover, no dust jacket. Inscribed inside cover with various signatures from owners. 1927. Condition: Page 432 has wrinkle and crease. Corners of binding slightly bent, normal wear on edges but fairly clean and in good condition. H 7-5/8" W 5-1/2" D 1-5/8". 3) Ronald Firbank a Memoir by Ifan Kyrle Fletcher with personal reminiscences by Lord Berners, V.B. Holland, Augutus John and Osbert Sitwell. Hardcover with dust jacket. 1930. Condition: Dust jacket has some loss. Book is well bound, a few pages with some slight discoloration - spots but generally good condition. H 9" W 5-5/8" D 3/4". Copy and paste link for high-res images: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/2gl50my5uzie7j4/AACMC45ib9Xb3BZV7MOeA69Ra?dl=0