“THE GREATEST INNOVATOR IN THE HISTORY OF AMERICAN FICTION”
FAULKNER, William. The Sound and the Fury. New York, 1929.
First edition of Faulkner’s masterpiece, in rare unrestored first-state dust jacket. $18,000.
“I HERE WITH PEN AND INK APPEND MY NAME”
WHITMAN, Walt. Leaves of Grass. [Camden, New Jersey, 1889].
One of only 300 copies of Leaves of Grass printed in commemoration of Whitman's 70th birthday, boldly signed by Whitman on the title page, with six portraits of Whitman, including the famous original mounted frontispiece photograph with a butterfly resting on his finger. $14,500.
PHOTOGRAPH OF DIRECTOR FRITZ LANG, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY HIM
LANG, Fritz. Photograph signed. Beverly Hills, 1972.
Black-and-white photograph of film director Lang sitting at his desk, inscribed: “To Eduardo Sola’-Franco, with my very best wishes, Fritz Lang, Bev. Hills, July 72.” $1600.