|Winning Bid:||$172.50 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)|
|Bidding Ended:||March 22, 2012 at 12:00 PM EDT|
Auction #205 - Part II
Item numbers 1427 through 3167 in auction 205.
6.25x9-3/8” with 96 bw pages featuring text story and 44 well-drawn full page and half-page cartoons by Jimmy Harrington, relating erotic tales of his days in the hotel business. Text and art is explicit including scenes of homosexuality and bestiality. Well-drawn art includes page with couple sexually involved while picture on the wall with Popeye says “Blow Me Down” as he walks along with wheelbarrow. Just below Popeye image is an erotic lamp of Moon Mullins. Last two pages have explicit photos in bw. Printed by The Art-Guild Press in 1935, title page has $25.00 price. Plain stiff paper cover shows moderate wear/soiling with oxidized staples. Good with Fine/VF pages. From the Richard Merkin Collection and comes with Hake’s COA. Rare and only the third we’ve seen in our 46 years. (H - $200 to $400)