19 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
Quiet Days in Clichy. Text by Henry Miller. Paris: The Olympia Press, 1956.
Small quarto (175 x 105mm). 26 black and white photographs and one photomontage. Original illustrated card covers after a design by T. Tajiri (a few creases).
FIRST EDITION. A most appropriate pairing of author and photographer. Regards à travers le livre 111.
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