Lot 77 of 175:
Arion Press, Nabokov's Pale Fire  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$960
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Title:
Pale Fire
Author:
Nabokov, Vladimir
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
Arion Press
Date:
1994
Description:

2 volumes. (4to) 28x17 cm (10¾x7"), and small separate printing of the poem: oblong, 11x15 cm (4x6"), both in iridescent purple cloth, golden circle cloth cover label lettered in gilt, housed together in publisher’s golden cloth slipcase with gilt-lettered purple cloth spine label. No. 59 from the edition of 200 numbered copies designed and printed under the direction of Andrew Hoyem.

One of the more lavish productions from the Arion Press. Laid in are two copies of the prospectus.

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Condition:
Minor wear to slipcase; volumes fine.
 
Item number:
300229
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