Books and Manuscripts: Arthur A. Houghton, Jnr.
London: Christie's, 13-Jun-79. 4to, 256 pp, with colored frontispiece (of the frontispiece to "Songs of Innocence"), and "Prices Realised" list folded in. Fully illustrated throughout. A good copy in original slightly worn pink paper covered boards, backstrip part detached and re-attached, but paper worn/defective on rear edge. Internally a very clean copy. See Bentley, BB, No. 139 for details of Copy D. Part I: A-L, only; Lot 44 was Copy D of Songs of Innocence and Experience ( sold at £70,000 + 10% premium), and contains 1 page of provenance plus other information.
(Item Id: 109129)