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Lot 0054
  • Item: Evergreen Review: Volume 1, Number 1
  • Editors: Barney Rosset and Donald Allen
  • Date: 1957
  • Publisher: Grove Press, Inc, New York
  • Date: 1957
  • First Edition
  • Small Octavo, 192 pages

    The first issue of this important, cutting-edge literary magazine, edited by Barney Rosset and Donald Allen and featuring "Dante and the Lobster" and "Echo's Bones" by Samuel Beckett. There's also a lengthy interview with Jean-Paul Sartre on his reaction to the Soviet invasion of Hungary in 1956, as well as works by Henri Michaux, Michael Hamburger, James Purdy, and Mark Schorer. Plus: Jazz drummer Baby Dodds tells his life story to Larry Gara. Photographs by Harold Feinstein, including the cover photo. Very good in lightly rubbed and soiled pictorial wrappers with small tears along the right side of the front and at both sides of the front hinge; corners and spine ends somewhat worn; and heavy foxing along the edges.

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    Evergreen Review: Volume 1, Number 1, 1957

    Estimate $50 - $150Nov 13, 2016
    New York, NY, USA