Lot 7: [BARNES, DJUNA.] Ladies Almanack. Written & Illustrated by a Lady of Fashion.

Swann Auction Galleries

November 10, 2016, 1:30 PM EST
New York, NY, US
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Description: [BARNES, DJUNA.] Ladies Almanack. Written & Illustrated by a Lady of Fashion. Woodcut illustrations throughout. 4to, original printed wrappers, very light edgewear; publisher's glassine, chipping to one edge but intact; fore-edges foxed, unopened but for first few leaves. Paris: privately printed, 1928
Notes: first edition, number 679 of 1050 copies. Scarce copy retaining the fragile glassine and also with the commonly seen blacked-out statement "Sold by Edward W. Titus, 4 rue Delambre, at the Sign of the Black Manikin" unobscured.
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