Lot 237: Born in Paradise, Signed by Becky London

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2016-01-13 11:46:38

Lot 237: Author: Tempski, Armine Von; Title: Born In Paradise; Place Published: New York; Publisher: Duell, Sloan and Pearce; Date Published: [1940]; Description: (8vo) tan cloth with dust jacket. First Edition.A volume on the author's upbringing in Hawaii. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "Josephine Filger - Thanks for the lovely afternoon at your house. Aloha to you. Armine Von Tempski." This copy is from the library of Becky London, daughter of Jack London, and is signed by her on the front free endpaper as well. Condition: Moderate wear to jacket, some small tears at edges and heel of spine, price-clipped; browning to endpapers and page edges; very good. PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories Thursday, 28th January 2016 Estimate: $100-150
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