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

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$960
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Pale Fire

Nabokov, Vladimir

San Francisco

Arion Press



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.

Lot Amendments

Minor wear to slipcase; volumes fine.

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