Lot 6 of 721:
Ladies Almanack by Djuna Barnes 1928  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$132
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
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 Distempers
Author:
A Lady of Fashion [Barnes, Djuna]
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
Printed for the Author
Date:
1928
Description:

84 pp. Woodcut illustrations throughout. (8vo) 22.3x17.3 cm. (8¾x7"), original white wrappers illustrated in black. No. 846 of 1000 copies on Alfa paper.

The first edition of Djuna Barnes's bawdy and satirical Ladies Almanack, an exploration of lesbian love. Sold by Edward W. Titus, 4 rue Delambre, at the Sign of the Black Manikin. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear and toning to wrappers; scattered foxing to interior and edges; very good.
 
Item number:
283587a
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