Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    John Hersey. Group of Thirteen Knopf Books. New York: [1943-1991]. First editions, some signed or inscribed, two are review copies.

    More Information:

    John Hersey. Lot of Thirteen First editions. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, [1943-1991]. First editions. Together, thirteen octavo volumes. Publisher's bindings, most in dust jacket (one is in wrappers). Nearly half are signed or inscribed. Two (Into the Valley, The Wall (a play)) are review copies. Two with tape repairs, some rubbing, soiling to jackets, a few jacket spines sunned, some rubbing to bindings, a few are price-clipped. Generally very good or better. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.

    Titles include: Into the Valley (review copy in special presentation jacket); The Marmot Drive; A Single Pebble; Here to Stay; A Bell for Adano (a play); The Wall (a play - review copy); White Lotus, Under the Eye of the Storm; The Algiers Motel Incident; The President; Blues; Life Sketches; Antoinetta.



    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2017
    8th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 248

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 October 15 Rare Books Signature Auction Featuring the Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction, Part III - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2020 February 22 - 23 Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas
    2020 February 22 - 23 Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $2,361,883