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About Our Auction
This is an auction for some of our most interesting rare books, which we are putting on to coincide with our annual May 20% Off Sale. The books included will be a first printing of the English edition of Hopscotch by Julio Cortazar, a first printing of Play It As It Lays by Joan Didion, a first US edition of 1984 by George Orwell, a first edition of The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendt, a signed first printing of The Selected Essays of William Carlos Williams (1954 edition), a first edition of Far Tortuga by Peter Matthiessen, and a signed copy of Sixty Stories by Donald Barthelme.
About Book Culture
An independent bookstore since 1996, Book Culture has three locations in Manhattan's Upper West Side: our original store on 112th street between Broadway and Amsterdam, on Broadway and 114th street, and our newest store on Columbus and 81st.
Just feet from Columbia University, we strive to have the best selection of academic books in the country while also serving as a resource to the many families and literary residents of our neighborhood. We carry used books, new books, rare books, kids books, merchandise, remainders, toys, and more.
1984 by George Orwell, First US Edition
Far Tortuga by Peter Mathiessen
Hopscotch by Julio Cortazar, First Printing US
Play It As It Lays by Joan Didion, First Printing
Selected Essays of William Carlos Williams, Signed
Signed copy of Sixty Stories by Donald Barthelme
The Cartoons and Caricatures of Edward Sorel