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Lot 0070
Lot of Books, including 22 volumes of Charles Dickens, Oxford Press, a group of Everyman's Library Knopf, of Zola, Shakespeare, Oscar Wilde, among others. Together with a group of box sets including the Folio Society Collection of George Orwell. [ACGQ8201/Lot] (WK)
Dimensions: Varying sizes.
Provenance: From the estate of Amy and the late Art Cooper, Manhattan and Candlewood Lake CT. Art Cooper, October 15, 1937 – June 9, 2003, was the legendary transformative editor-in-chief of GQ magazine. A force of nature, US Navy veteran, a proud Penn State graduate and an esteemed regular at Manhattan's The Four Seasons Restaurant , Art Cooper was also a serious admirer and collector of Ernest Hemingway and of fountain pens, mysteries and histories, celebrities, the giants of American sport, and most important perhaps, the circle of American writers whom he nurtured throughout his distinguished career. Our thanks to his widow Amy, a prominent editor in her own right at magazines like Mademoiselle, for the opportunity to offer the public a glimpse into the life of this extraordinary figure.

Condition

Mainly in new unused condition.

Starting Bid

$125.00

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  • 25%

Lot of Books, English Literature, Dickens, Wilde

Auction ended on Sat, Oct 14, 2017
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Estimate $250 - $450
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425 Bantam Road
Litchfield, CT 06759
United States
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