VERY SCARCE INSCRIBED PRESENTATION FIRST ISSUE OF CÉLINE’S LEGENDARY FIRST NOVEL, VOYAGE AU BOUT DE LA NUIT
CELINE, Louis-Ferdinand. Voyage au Bout de la Nuit. Paris, 1932.
First trade edition, first issue, in original wrappers, presentation-association copy inscribed and signed on the dedication page by Louis-Ferdinand Céline to leading literary figure George Reavey, the owner of the Pan-Europa Press, Samuel Beckett's agent and good friend, and a preeminent Surrealist publisher with close ties to the avant-garde of French literature, "A Mr. George Reavey, bien amicalement, LF Celine." $18,500.