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    A Marilyn Monroe Set of Owned Books, Circa 1950s. The first "The Unfinished Country" by Max Lerner, hardcover, dust jacket, published by Simon and Schuster, New York, 1959, inside front cover has a bookplate reading "Christie's / The Personal / Property / of / Marilyn Monroe" (publisher's compliments slip and business cards now not included); the second "The Constitution in Action: American Rights" by Walter Gelhorn, hardcover, dust jacket, published by The Macmillan Company, New York, 1960, same bookplate as above.
    9" x 6" x 2 1/2" and smaller

    PROVENANCE:
    These books were part of a lot that originally sold in the Christie's New York auction titled "The Personal Property of Marilyn Monroe," Sale 9216, October 27-28, 1999, Lot 556, final price realized was $4,370.


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2013
    10th Saturday
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