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    Manuscript Poem by Harry Crosby

    Harry Crosby. Manuscript Poem, signed "Harry" and with his distinctive drawing of a Black Sun. On irregular shaped slip of paper, roughly 4.5 by 3 inches. Poem reads: "Dark hair / Madmen or tempests in the air / Darker than the bridge of sighs / Her eyes / White face / Whiter than lace / Red mouth / For drouth / And in her soul / heaven or hell / Who can tell? / Harry [Black Sun motif]. On verso is a larger drawing (presumably by Crosby) in red of the same Black Sun motif. A nice example of a unique Crosby item. Paper slightly browned and soiled, one crease down the middle.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    17th Thursday
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