Lot #629
The Doors: Jim Morrison

Morrison's only writings published during his lifetime, the first we have ever offered
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Estimate: $6000+

Description

Morrison's only writings published during his lifetime, the first we have ever offered

Signed book: The Lords and the New Creatures Poems. First printing. NY: Simon & Schuster, 1970. Hardcover with dust jacket, 5.5 x 8.75, 141 pages. Signed and inscribed in brown felt tip on an opening page, "For Billy James, J Morrison." In fine condition, with a couple small brushes to inscription and a single letter of signature, and some light creasing and spotting to a few inside pages. Original dust jacket shows mild toning and creasing as well as several edge tears. Accompanied by a notarized letter of provenance from Music City Pickers, stating that the book was purchased from the charity auction Music vs. Aids, conducted by Christie, Manson & Woods International for the benefit of the National Society of Recording Arts and Sciences; the original bill of sale is also included. A scarce and highly desirable offering of Morrison's only writings published during his lifetime.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #604 - Ended March 10, 2021





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