First Edition of Homely Girl: A Life; Both Volumes Signed by Artist Louise Bourgeois
Homely Girl: A Life.
Bourgeois, Louise and Arthur Miller.
Item Number: 1370
New York: Peter Blum Edtions, 1992.
First edition, one of 1200 sets. A wonderful artist’s book with text by Arthur Miller. Quarto, 2 volumes. Original grey cloth, numerals to spines in red. With the publisher’s original grey card slipcase. Both volumes have been signed by Louise Bourgeois and are in fine condition as is the slipcase.
Arthur Miller's classic literature won him numerous awards, including the 1949 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the 1984 Kennedy Center Honors, and the 2001 Praemium Imperiale. "[The author's] ability to sum up in clear, unequivocal prose . . . makes the reader wish that these stories were longer. . . ." (The New York Times Book Review).