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28 March 2019

Modern First Editions

Lot 6

Martin Amis, The Rachel Papers and Dead Babies, author’s first two novels, first editions, signed by the author [London, 1973-1975]

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Estimate £200 - £300 + fees

Sold Price £320



Martin Amis, The Rachel Papers and Dead Babies, author's first two novels, first editions, signed by the author [London, 1973-1975]


 


2 volumes, comprising: The Rachel Papers (1973, pencil inscription removed from front free endpaper, dust-jacket very slightly creased along outer edges, corners of jacket clipped leaving price intact, spine a little faded), Dead Babies (1975, spine of dust-jacket faded, corners and head and tail of spine a little rubbed, small chip with loss to upper edge of lower cover), both first editions, signed by the author, original cloth, dust-jackets, a handsome pair, 8vo