February 18, 2021 10:00 EST

Books & Manuscripts

 
  Lot 35
 
Lot 35 - [Counter-Culture] Crumb, R(obert).

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[Counter-Culture] Crumb, R(obert).
Group of 21 R. Crumb Titles

Locations vary, 1969-83. Size and condition vary. Including: 1. Arcade, The Comics Revue Berkeley, California, Fall 1975. Vol. 1, No. 3. Third issue. Illustrated limp wrappers. 2. Big Ass Comics San Francisco: Rip Off Press, June 1969. No. 1. Third printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. 3. Big Ass Comics San Francisco: Rip Off Press, August 1971. No. 2. First printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Lightly worn; bottom corner creased; marginalia on first leaf recto. 4. Bijou Funnies Chicago: Bijou Publishing Empire, 1969. Volume 1, No. 3. First or second printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. 5. Bijou Funnies Chicago: Bijou Publishing Empire, 1970. Volume 1, No. 4. First printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Marginalia at bottom of first leaf recto. 6. Bukowski, Charles Bring Me Your Love Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1983. First and limited edition, one of 5,000 copies. 4to. Illustrated limp wrappers. 7. The Complete Fritz the Cat New York: Belier Press, (1978). First edition. 4to. Illustrated limp wrappers. Wear to spine and extremities. 8. Despair San Francisco: The Print Mint, 1969. No. 1. First printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Lightly worn; short closed to tear at bottom rear corner; edges lightly toned. 9. Fritz the No-Good New York: Ballantine Books, (1972). First edition thus. Oblong 16mo. Illustrated stiff wrappers. Scattered soiling to covers. 10. Home Grown Funnies Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Krupp Comic Works, Inc., May 1971. Second printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Marginalia at bottom first leaf recto. 11. Mondo Snarfo Princeton, Wisconsin: Kitchen Sink Enterprises, September 1978. No. 1. Second printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Blue $1.50 price sticker on front wrapper. 12. Motor City Comics San Francisco: Rip Off Press, April 1969. No. 1. Fourth Printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Marginalia on first leaf recto. 13. Motor City Comics San Francisco: Rip Off Press, Feb. 1970. No. 2. Third printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. 14. Mr. Natural San Francisco: Apex Novelties and The San Francisco Comic Book Company, 1970. Third printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Scattered soiling to covers; marginalia on first leaf recto; light dampstaining on fore-edge of most leaves. 15. Secret Agent for the C.I.A. New York: Ballantine Books, (1972). First edition thus. Oblong 16mo. Illustrated stiff wrappers. 16. R. Crumb's Fritz the Cat New York: Ballantine Books, (1969). First edition. Folio. Illustrated limp wrappers. Scattered minor soiling and wear to wrappers. 17. R. Crumb's Head Comix New York: Ballantine Books, (1970). First edition. Folio. Illustrated limp wrappers. Scattered minor soiling to wrappers; various inscriptions on half-title. 18. R. Crumb Sketchbook, 1966-'67 (Frankfurt): Zweitausendeins, (1981). First edition. 4o. Original black cloth, stamped in various colors, spine faded; blue stained edges; marbled endpapers; in original paper-board slip case. 19. Uneeda San Francisco: The Print Mint, 1970. No. 1. Presumed first printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Marginalia at bottom of first leaf recto. 20. Your Hytone Comix San Francisco: Apex Novelties, 1971. First printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Lightly worn. 21. The Yum Yum Book San Francisco: The Scrimshaw Press, 1975. First edition. 8vo. Original red paper-covered boards; all edges trimmed; green endpapers; in original white illustrated dust-jacket, scattered soiling to panels, sticker at top front panel, head of spine panel slightly worn.

Sold for $535
Estimated at $800 - $1,200


 

Locations vary, 1969-83. Size and condition vary. Including: 1. Arcade, The Comics Revue Berkeley, California, Fall 1975. Vol. 1, No. 3. Third issue. Illustrated limp wrappers. 2. Big Ass Comics San Francisco: Rip Off Press, June 1969. No. 1. Third printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. 3. Big Ass Comics San Francisco: Rip Off Press, August 1971. No. 2. First printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Lightly worn; bottom corner creased; marginalia on first leaf recto. 4. Bijou Funnies Chicago: Bijou Publishing Empire, 1969. Volume 1, No. 3. First or second printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. 5. Bijou Funnies Chicago: Bijou Publishing Empire, 1970. Volume 1, No. 4. First printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Marginalia at bottom of first leaf recto. 6. Bukowski, Charles Bring Me Your Love Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1983. First and limited edition, one of 5,000 copies. 4to. Illustrated limp wrappers. 7. The Complete Fritz the Cat New York: Belier Press, (1978). First edition. 4to. Illustrated limp wrappers. Wear to spine and extremities. 8. Despair San Francisco: The Print Mint, 1969. No. 1. First printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Lightly worn; short closed to tear at bottom rear corner; edges lightly toned. 9. Fritz the No-Good New York: Ballantine Books, (1972). First edition thus. Oblong 16mo. Illustrated stiff wrappers. Scattered soiling to covers. 10. Home Grown Funnies Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Krupp Comic Works, Inc., May 1971. Second printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Marginalia at bottom first leaf recto. 11. Mondo Snarfo Princeton, Wisconsin: Kitchen Sink Enterprises, September 1978. No. 1. Second printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Blue $1.50 price sticker on front wrapper. 12. Motor City Comics San Francisco: Rip Off Press, April 1969. No. 1. Fourth Printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Marginalia on first leaf recto. 13. Motor City Comics San Francisco: Rip Off Press, Feb. 1970. No. 2. Third printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. 14. Mr. Natural San Francisco: Apex Novelties and The San Francisco Comic Book Company, 1970. Third printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Scattered soiling to covers; marginalia on first leaf recto; light dampstaining on fore-edge of most leaves. 15. Secret Agent for the C.I.A. New York: Ballantine Books, (1972). First edition thus. Oblong 16mo. Illustrated stiff wrappers. 16. R. Crumb's Fritz the Cat New York: Ballantine Books, (1969). First edition. Folio. Illustrated limp wrappers. Scattered minor soiling and wear to wrappers. 17. R. Crumb's Head Comix New York: Ballantine Books, (1970). First edition. Folio. Illustrated limp wrappers. Scattered minor soiling to wrappers; various inscriptions on half-title. 18. R. Crumb Sketchbook, 1966-'67 (Frankfurt): Zweitausendeins, (1981). First edition. 4o. Original black cloth, stamped in various colors, spine faded; blue stained edges; marbled endpapers; in original paper-board slip case. 19. Uneeda San Francisco: The Print Mint, 1970. No. 1. Presumed first printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Marginalia at bottom of first leaf recto. 20. Your Hytone Comix San Francisco: Apex Novelties, 1971. First printing. Illustrated limp wrappers. Lightly worn. 21. The Yum Yum Book San Francisco: The Scrimshaw Press, 1975. First edition. 8vo. Original red paper-covered boards; all edges trimmed; green endpapers; in original white illustrated dust-jacket, scattered soiling to panels, sticker at top front panel, head of spine panel slightly worn.

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