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

We collected a sample of 3 auction results for books containing Raymond Chandler's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $1440 and the highest overall price realized was $27000. The average price was $14280 and the median price was $14400. There were 1 auctions (33%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 2 auctions (66%) exceeding the high estimates, and 0 auctions (0%) 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
PBA09/11/2014Chandler, RaymondThe Little Sister - Inscribed by ChandlerMiddlesexPenguin Books...Penguin Books Edition. Inscribed by Chandler on the half title: "To...1955$700-$1000$1440 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/08/2013Chandler, RaymondThe Lady in the LakeNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...Edition. Presentation copy inscribed and signed by Chandler on the half-title...1943$4000-$6000$14400 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA02/10/2003Chandler, RaymondThe High WindowNew YorkKnopf...gilt. First Edition. Inscribed presentation copy, signed by Chandler to famed...1942$30000-$40000$27000 PBA Copies for Sale