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Heritage Auctions March 7 Rare Books Auction Highlighted by First Edition Great Gatsby

A Spellbinding $394,000 for J.K. Rowling’s Chair Sold at Heritage Auctions HistoricalBid now in Heritage Auctions March 7 Rare Books Auction, ending March 7, 2018. There are lots of items slated for the auction block. As always, we try to offer a diverse group of material so that the largest assortment of collectors possible can participate.  Bid, view and register at historical.ha.com.

Other Highlights Include:

  • F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Great Gatsby. New York: 1925. First edition, inscribed by the author.
  • William Faulkner. Soldiers’ Pay. New York: 1926. First edition.
  • J. D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: 1951. First edition, tenth printing, inscribed by the author.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche. [Untimely Meditations, Part II]. Leipzig: 1874. First edition, inscribed by the author.
  • James Joyce. Ulysses. Paris: 1922. First edition, one of 150 copies on vergé d’Arches paper.
  • Jorge Luis Borges. Poemas. [1922-1943]. Buenos Aires: [1943]. First edition, inscribed by the author for Estela Canto.
  • William Shakespear[e]. Mr. William Shakespear’s Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. London: 1685. The fourth collected edition of Shakespeare’s plays.
  • Charles Dickens. The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. London: 1839. First edition, signed.
  • Pablo Neruda. Fin de Mundo. [Santiago de Chile]: 1969. First edition, inscribed by the author for Chilean President Salvador Allende.
  • A. A. Milne. Winnie-the-Pooh. London: [1926]. First edition, limited issue, signed by the author and illustrator.
  • [Edward Lear]. Book of Nonsense. London: 1846. First edition.
  • Ray Bradbury. Fahrenheit 451. New York: 1953. First edition, asbestos binding issue, limited and signed.

 

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Sessions
1 – Grand Format Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live): 
(Lots 45001-45346) – 12:00 PM Central Time, Wednesday, March 7, 2018 (1:00 PM Eastern Time).
(Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

2 – Grand Format Internet Session – No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
(Lots 45347-45639) – 6:00 PM Central Time, Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
(Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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