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What’s the Value of a Raymond Carver Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 25 auction results for books containing Raymond Carver's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $60 and the highest overall price realized was $600. The average price was $213 and the median price was $240. There were 16 auctions (64%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 3 auctions (12%) exceeding the high estimates, and 6 auctions (24%) 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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Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA10/18/2018Carver, RaymondWhere I'm Calling From: New and Selected StoriesNew YorkAtlantic Monthly Press...copies. First Edition. Signed by Carver at the limitation. Deluxe Edition...1988$300-$500$216 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/08/2018Carver, RaymondWhere I'm Calling FromNew YorkAtlantic Monthly...First Trade Edition. Signed by the author on the front endpaper,...1988$200-$300$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/18/2017Carver, RaymondWinter InsomniaSanta Cruz, Cal.Kayak Books...wrappers. Presentation copy inscribed on the inside of the front wrapper,...1970$1000-$1500$600 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Carver, RaymondIf It Please You - two signed presentation copiesNorthridge, CALord John Press...edition of 26 signed and lettered copies. Black cloth-backed patterned boards,...1984$300-$500$204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...edition of 26 signed and lettered copies from an edition of...1984$200-$300$132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/06/2016Carver, RaymondWhat We Talk About When We Talk About LoveNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed by Carver to his friend and sometimes...1981$300-$500$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/06/2016Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...numbered. First Edition. Signed by Raymond Carver on preliminary leaf, under...1984$10-$100$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/06/2016Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...'X' of 26 signed and lettered copies from an edition of...1984$200-$300$168 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/21/2016Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...copies. First Edition. Signed by Raymond Carver on preliminary page under...1984$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...copies. First Edition. Signed by Carver on the front preliminary page....1984$200-$300$204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...copies). First Edition. Signed by Carver on signature leaf at front....1984$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Carver, RaymondWill You Please Be Quiet, Please? The Stories of Raymond Carver - Inscribed CopyNew YorkMcGraw-Hill...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed by Carver on front endpaper to Herb...1976$300-$500$600 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Carver, RaymondIntimacyConcord, New HampshireWilliam B. Ewert...40 of 75 signed and numbered copies. Signed by Carver at...1987$300-$500$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/16/2015Carver, RaymondIf It Please You - Publisher's CopiesNorthridge, CALord John Press...first editions. Both signed by Carver at half title....1984$150-$250$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/04/2010Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...of 200 copies. Signed by Raymond Carver on preliminary page under...1984$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/07/2010Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...of 200 copies. Signed by Raymond Carver on preliminary page under...1984$200-$300$204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/09/2008Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...numbered. First Edition. Signed by Carver on the front preliminary page....1984$200-$300$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2006Carver, RaymondWhere I'm Calling FromNew YorkAtlantic Monthly Press...of 250 copies signed by the author. Includes selected stories from...1988$200-$300$228 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2005Carver, RaymondWhere I'm Calling From: New and Selected StoriesFranklin Center, PAThe Franklin Library...Limited First Edition. Signed by Raymond Carver on the special limitation...1988$100-$150$60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/27/2004Carver, Raymond"The River"Concord, NHWilliam B. Ewert, Publisher...North Brookfield, Massachusetts. Signed by Raymond Carver at the end of...1986$150-$250$90 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/08/2003Carver, RaymondCathedral: StoriesNew YorkKnopf...jacket. First Edition. Signed "Raymond Carver, 10/31/83" on the title page....1983$250-$350$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2003Carver, RaymondElephantFairfax, CAJungle Garden Press...Hoyt. First Edition. Signed by the author and illustrator in pencil...1988$150-$250$114 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2003Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...copy." First Edition. Signed by Carver on the front preliminary page....1984$150-$250$180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2003Carver, RaymondIf It Please YouNorthridge, CALord John Press...copies). First Edition. Signed by Carver on signature leaf at front....1984$250-$350$204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2006Carver, Raymond, Tess Gallagher & Ursula K. LeGuinDostoevsky: A Screenplay [and] King Dog: A ScreenplaySanta BarbaraCapra Press...of 200 copies, signed by all three authors....1985$120-$180$72 PBA Copies for Sale