Gesigneerd; Harry Mulisch - De Ontdekking van de Hemel + 2; en vier vroege uitgaven in eerste druk (1954/1957) - 1954/1998

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Gesigneerd; Harry Mulisch - De Ontdekking van de Hemel + 2; en vier vroege uitgaven in eerste druk (1954/1957) - 1954/1998
Literature - Quantity: 7 - Signed by author - Book

Harry Mulisch - De Ontdekking van de Hemel (SIGNED) + 2; and four early publications in first edition (1954/1957).

This lot consists of:

De Ontdekking van de Hemel - 7th edition, September 1994.
Pre-publication of De Ontdekking van de Hemel - 1992.
The Discovery of Heaven - 1st English edition, 1998.

De Diamant - 1st edition, 1954.
Het Mirakel - 1st edition, 1955.
Het Zwarte Licht - 1st edition, 1956.
De Versierde Mens - 1st edition, 1957.

Additional information:

1. De Ontdekking van de Hemel - 7th edition, September 1994. Uitgeverij de Bezige Bij, Amsterdam. Cloth-bound and with dust jacket in good condition (some minor imperfections).
With ribbon bookmark. 905 pp. Size: 15 × 20.5 cm. Thickness is 65 mm.
Details: First owner cut a name from the first two (!) pages. Harry Mulisch's signature is dated 14.4.99.

2. Pre-publication of the book “De Ontdekking van de Hemel” - 1992 - Uitgeverij De Bezige Bij, Amsterdam. Paperback. In very good condition. 29 pp. Size: 14 × 20 cm.
Details: This 1992 edition has a division in chapters not yet known at that time. The pre-publication was distributed among booksellers.

3. The Discovery of Heaven. First English edition, 1998. Published by Penguin Books. Large paperback. In very good condition. 730 pp. Size: 12.8 × 19.8 cm.

4. De Diamant - 1st edition, 1954. Uitgeverij de Bezige Bij, Amsterdam. Cloth-bound and with slightly damaged dust jacket. Interior in very good condition. Design by Lotte Ruting.
230 pp. Size: 12.5 × 21 cm.

5. Het Mirakel - 1st edition, 1955. NV. De Arbeiderspers, Amsterdam. Paperback with dust jacket. In very good condition. 81 pp. Size: 12.7 × 19.7 cm.
Details: Published in the series “De Boekvink”. Front and back covers have some light scratches.

6. Het Zwarte Licht - 1st edition, 1956. Uitgeverij de Bezige Bij, Amsterdam. Black cloth binding (no dust jacket). Interior in good condition. 115 pp. Size: 12.8 × 20.2 cm.
Details: spine slightly sunned. Two small spots on pages 5 and 6 (shown in the photo).

7. De Versierde Mens - 1st edition, 1957. Uitgeverij de Bezige Bij, Amsterdam. Cloth binding (no dust jacket). In very good condition. 220 pp. Size: 13 × 20.2 cm.
Details: Name on endpaper. One quire has browned pages - from page 65 to 80 (already from the beginning); last page with crease.


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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
7
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Gesigneerd; Harry Mulisch
Book Title
De Ontdekking van de Hemel + 2; en vier vroege uitgaven in eerste druk (1954/1957)
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1954
Publication year youngest item
1998
Edition
Different editions
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
Extras
Signed by author
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