Type Live Webcast Auction
Price Realized 738.00 USD
Date Sold 2/27/2020


Lot # 215d
Estimate 200.00 - 400.00 USD
Group - Category Books - Antiquarian & Collectible
Lead Elaine Steinbeck's Library All Author Signed
Description
A Collection of 33 Books Tell MacArrthur To Wait by Ralph Emerson Hibbs "Feb '91 To Elaine Best Wishes Ralph". The Ledge Magazine. On Elaine Steinbeck note card "Pepe's daughter CA McCarthy 45-3 Douglaston Pkway Douglaston NY 11362" After Our War by John Balaban "...with Love John Balaban" The Irish Cottage Murder by Dicey Deere "To Elaine, Much love from Dicey Deere AKA Hariet LaBarr". five Minutes Miss Forbes by Brenda Forbes "To Elaine with affectionate memories and love Brenda". The Fat Boy Murders by David A. Kaufelt "For Ealine with instant affection, David A. Kaufelt K.W. F 1994". Economics Peace and Laughter by John Kenneth Galbraith "for Elaine with...1971". Three Plays By Terrace McNally "For Elaine Steinbeck, Who is a part of my life(the best part) and yes, these plays. I love you. I admire you. I think you're the best. Ter-le-bean 8.16.90". A Tenured Professor by John Kenneth Galbraith "For Elaine with love and happy memories John G 1990". A View from the Stands by John Kenneth Galbraith "For Elaine with love...John G 1986". George S. Kaufman and His Friends by Scott Meredith "To Elaine Steinbeck gratefully Scott Meredith". The Green Thumb Harvest by Johanna & Patricia Halsey "Summer 1984 Best Wishes! Halsey Johanna". Spirit of Place by Frederick Turner "For Elaine Steinbeck ...Sincerly Frederick Turner". Battle of Texas by Bill Groneman "Feb 27 1998 To Elaine Steinbeck Best Wishes on John! Bill Groneman". Decorations in a Ruined Cemetery by John Gregory Brown "To Elaine Steinbeck with ....best wishes, John Gregory Brown". Waiting for Childhood by Sumner Locke Elliott"Elaine the lovable and beloved of this author Sumner 87". The Sound of Sleat by Jon Schueler "For Elaine The Elaine friend among friends...Love Pucky". London was Yesterday by Janet Flanner "for Elaine Steinbeck from Janet Flanner". Swann Watch by Budd Schulberg "For Elaine, Dear friend of many years...with great affection Budd Christmas 1983". Summer Come, Summer Go edited by Claudia Sullivan "For Elaine Steinbeck from another mystic camper Claudia ...". Ambassador's Journal by John Kenneth Galbraith "For Elaine Steinbeck...John Galabraith 1969". The Great Irish Famine by Stephen J. Campbell "for Elaine ...love oct '94". Frankie & Johnny by Terrence McNally "To Elaine with eternal love xxx Terrance". There's a Hole in My Sidewalk by Portia Nelson ""To Elaine ...Portia". Pet? by Ron Crawford"Elaine - you sent me a book once that really touched me...Best! Love Ron Crawford". Slpendora by Edward Swift "To Elaine Steinbeck in celebration of the bay street theater...Edward Swift Nov. 9 1995. Fairyland by Sumner Locke Elliott "For dear little...Sumner feb '90". Signs of Life by Sumner Locke Elliot "Elaine with Sincerest love Sumner April '81". The Story of World Opera by K.V. Burian "To my beloved author Mr. John Steinbeck...K.V. Burian Christmas 1962 The Lady From Dubuque by Edward Albee "for Elaine". Master Class by Terrence McNally "For Elaine I'm so glad we're a hit too! with all my love, Ter-le-beau". Pojken i dorren by Stig Ramel "to Elaine Steinbeck...Stig Ramel". The private world of Katharine Hepburn by John Bryson "to dear Elaine...John Bryson 1990".
Name 2-27-20 The John Steinbeck Collection
Auctioneer Curated Estates
Type Live Webcast Auction
Date(s) 2/27/2020
February 27th 2020 2pm EST Live Auction will begin
Preview Date/Time Preview days are February 19th, 20th and 26th from 10am to 4pm. Other preview times available by Appointment.
Checkout Date/Time February 28th to March 6th 2020
Location 2 Frassetto Way
Lincoln Park, NJ 07035
Buyer Premium 23% On line, Absentee, Phone
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Curated Estates is proud to present the personal memorabilia of John and Elaine Steinbeck. John Steinbeck is one of America's greatest storytellers. His work has garnered him The Pulitzer Prize, The National Book Award and The Nobel Prize. Elaine Steinbeck was a tour de force in John's life accompanying him around the globe on travels. Elaine was notable in her own right as one of Broadway's first female stage managers. This auction goes through John's life from childhood to eighteen years of John and Elaine's marriage to Elaine's life after John's passing. These important objects and ephemera have been in storage for almost 20 years and are offered to the public for the first time here.
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