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What’s the Value of a Paul Bowles Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 15 auction results for books containing Paul Bowles's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $60 and the highest overall price realized was $510. The average price was $203 and the median price was $192. There were 10 auctions (66%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 1 auctions (6%) exceeding the high estimates, and 4 auctions (26%) within the range of the low and high estimates. Auction results are highly dependent upon condition, rarity, edition, provenance, year of publication, publisher, and many other factors. Your book’s value will vary.

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Recent Auction Results:

Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA10/05/2017Bowles, PaulIn Touch: The Letters of Paul BowlesNew YorkFarrar, Straus and Giroux...of 250 copies. Signed by the author, as issued. Still in...1994$200-$300$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/27/2017Bowles, PaulCollected Stories, 1939-1976Santa BarbaraBlack Sparrow Press...by Earle Gray. Signed by Bowles and Vidal on page inserted...1979$300-$500$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/27/2017Bowles, PaulCollected Stories, 1939-1976Santa BarbaraBlack Sparrow Press...copies. First Edition. Signed by Bowles on inserted leaf at front,...1979$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Bowles, PaulIn the Red RoomLos AngelesSylvester & Orphanos...copies. First Edition. Signed by Bowles at the colophon....1981$150-$250$96 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/25/2015Bowles, PaulMid-Night MassSanta BarbaraBlack Sparrow Press...copies. First Edition. Signed by Bowles on inserted leaf at front....1981$100-$150$60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2014Bowles, PaulNo Eye Looked Out From Any CreviceSan FranciscoCadmus Editions...26 lettered copies. Signed by Paul Bowles at the colophon. Signed...1997$250-$350$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/05/2013Bowles, PaulMidnight MassSanta BarbaraBlack Sparrow...copies. First Edition. Signed by Bowles on inserted leaf at front....1981$100-$150$60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/05/2013Bowles, PaulCollected Stories, 1939-1976Santa BarbaraBlack Sparrow Press...copies. First Edition. Signed by Bowles on inserted leaf at front....1979$100-$200$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/13/2013Bowles, PaulTwo limited editions from Black SparrowSanta BarbaraBlack Sparrow Press...300 copies numbered & signed by the author, original cloth-backed printed boards....1979 and 1982$200-$300$132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2011Bowles, PaulA Little StoneLondonJohn Lehmann...jacket. First Edition. Signed by the author on title page, dated...1950$500-$800$330 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2011Bowles, PaulLet It Come DownNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed and signed by the author on a...1952$300-$500$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/15/2007Bowles, PaulCollected Stories, 1939-1976Santa BarbaraBlack Sparrow Press...hardcover copies printed. Inscribed and signed by Paul Bowles in the...1979$300-$500$510 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/14/2006Bowles, PaulNext to NothingKathmanduStarstreams 5...Press. First Edition. Signed by Bowles on the title page....1976$400-$600$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Bowles, PaulCollected Stories, 1939-1976Santa BarbaraBlack Sparrow Press...copies. First Edition. Signed by Paul Bowles on the special tipped-in...1979$120-$180$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2003Bowles, PaulIn the Red RoomLos AngelesSylvester & Orphanos...Reagh. First Edition. Signed by Bowles in the colophon. Inscribed by...1981$200-$300$156 PBA Copies for Sale