Lot #4012
John Lennon Signed Book

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Estimate: $5000+


Signed book: In His Own Write. Second April reprint. London: Jonathan Cape, 1964. Hardcover, 5.5 x 7, 78 pages. Signed crisply on the first free end page in blue ballpoint by John Lennon. In very good to fine condition, with scattered small stains to the signed page, cover wear, and scuffing to the edges of the spine. The consignor notes that the autograph was obtained at the Foyles literary luncheon held in honor of the book’s publication, which took place at London’s Dorchester Hotel on April 23, 1964. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Tracks, and with the original four-page seating plan for the luncheon, which lists John Lennon, Cynthia Lennon, and Brian Epstein amongst the guests.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music
  • Dates: #621 - Ended November 18, 2021

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