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Auction #115 begins on 30 May 2024

Huxley (Aldous)

HEAVEN AND HELL (Signed by Kitty Oppenheimer)

Published: Chatto & Windus, London, 1956

Edition: First edition

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First edition: 88 pages, orange cloth boards, a good copy in the worn dust jacket.

Signed on the half title page by Kitty Oppenheimer and dated Nov. 1956

Katherine "Kitty" Oppenheimer (née Puening; August 8, 1910 – October 27, 1972) was a German-American biologist, botanist, and a member of the Communist Party of America. She is best known as the wife of activist Joe Dallet, and then of physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer,the director of the Manhattan Project's Los Alamos Laboratory during World War II.

  • Overall Condition: A good copy
  • Size: 8vo (200 x130mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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