Lot 69 of 428:
Carver's insomnia in white wrappers inscribed  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$600
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
Winter Insomnia

Author:
Carver, Raymond

Place:
[Santa Cruz, Cal.]

Publisher:
[Kayak Books]

Date:
[1970]

Description:

Illustrated in color by Robert McChesney. Designed & printed by George Hitchcock. 21.8x16 cm (8½x6¼"), white wrappers illustrated in green. One of 1000 copies, of which only about six were bound in white wrappers.

Presentation copy inscribed on the inside of the front wrapper, "For Susan and Doug Maples - best wishes (and affection), Ray Carver, May 1970." Most copies were bound in yellow wrappers illustrated in green, but a few, thought to be six, were bound in the white wrappers. This copy has "20" written in felt pen at top of front wrapper. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some darkening to wrappers, else very good.


 
Item number:
281863
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