Artunderwraps

What’s the Value of a Ken Kesey Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 49 auction results for books containing Ken Kesey's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $96 and the highest overall price realized was $8400. The average price was $753 and the median price was $240. There were 28 auctions (57%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 5 auctions (10%) exceeding the high estimates, and 16 auctions (32%) 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.

No auction results found.

Recent Auction Results:

Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA10/18/2018Kesey, KenSailor Song - signed and uniquely painted by Ken KeseyNew YorkViking...edges. First Edition. Signed by Kesey in multi-color paint on the...1992$400-$600$1560 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/18/2018Kesey, KenSailor Song - signed and uniquely painted by Ken KeseyNew YorkViking...edges. First Edition. Signed by Kesey in multi-color pen on the...1992$400-$600$960 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/18/2018Kesey, KenSailor SongNew YorkViking...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Ken Kesey in glittery pen on...1992$200-$300$125 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/18/2018Kesey, KenThe Further Inquiry - signed and uniquely painted by Ken KeseyNew YorkViking...edges. First Edition. Signed by Kesey in multi-color paint on the...1990$500-$800$570 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/18/2018Kesey, KenThe Sea Lion: A Story of the Sea Cliff People - signed and uniquely painted by Ken KeseyNew YorkViking...edges. First Edition. Signed by Kesey in multi-color paint on the...1991$400-$600$780 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/18/2018Kesey, KenKesey's Garage Sale - inscribed and uniquely painted by Ken KeseyNew YorkViking Press / Inrepid Trips Information Service...edges. First Edition. Inscribed by Kesey in multi-color paint on the...1973$400-$600$720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/03/2018Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...numbered. First Edition. Signed by Kesey at the colophon, as issued....1980$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/03/2018Kesey, KenSometimes a Great NotionNew YorkViking...of Hank Krangler. Signed by the author on the front free...1964$400-$600$480 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/08/2018Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...a Presentation Copy. Signed by Kesey at the colophon, as issued....1980$200-$300$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman Died - Presentation CopyNorthridge, CALord John Press...Dahlstrom. First Edition. Signed by Kesey at colophon....1980$200-$300$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/06/2016Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - with laid in signatureNew YorkViking Press...of the novel, signed on the bottom half by Kesey in...1962$1000-$1500$1200 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/14/2016Kesey, KenSometimes a Great NotionNew YorkViking...of Hank Krangler. Signed by the author in pink ink on...1964$700-$1000$480 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/14/2016Kesey, KenSailor SongNew YorkViking...jacket. First Edition. Signed "For Matt Ken Kesey, 1992" in green...1992$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/21/2016Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman Died - Presentation CopyNorthridge, CALord John Press...Dahlstrom. First Edition. Signed by Kesey at colophon....1980$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNorwalk, CTEaston Press...decorated in gilt. Signed by Kesey in metallic ink on inserted...1999$700-$1000$510 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Dahlstrom. First Edition. Signed by Kesey at the colophon, as issued....1980$200-$300$132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/20/2015Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNew YorkViking Press...slip of paper, signed by Kesey, laid in....1962$1000-$1500$1020 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/15/2015Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNorwalk, CTEaston Press...Easton Press Edition. Signed by Kesey in multiple colors of ink...1990$500-$800$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/15/2015Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman Died - Copy Number One of 50Northridge, CALord John Press...Press. First Edition. Signed by Kesey at the colophon. From the...1980$300-$500$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/15/2015Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman Died - Copy Number One of 300Northridge, CALord John Press...Dahlstrom. First Edition. Signed by Kesey at the colophon. From the...1980$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/10/2014Kesey, KenThe Further Inquiry - signed by nine people involved in the 1960s CountercultureViking...This copy is signed by 7 Counterculture thinkers, artists, and others...1990$400-$600$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/10/2014Kesey, KenLast Go RoundNew YorkViking...jacket. First Edition. Signed by the author in red and black...1994$150-$200$96 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2014Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Copy." First Edition. Signed by Kesey in the colophon....1980$200-$300$168 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2014Kesey, KenKesey's Garage Sale - signedNew YorkViking Press / Inrepid Trips Information Service...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Kesey on the half title. The...1973$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/10/2013Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CaliforniaLord John Press...300 numbered copies, signed by Ken Kesey at colophon. Additionally inscribed...1980$300-$500$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/10/2013Kesey, KenLast Go RoundNew YorkViking...jacket. First Edition. Signed by the author in multi-colored marker and...1994$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/10/2013Kesey, KenKesey's Garage Sale - signed by the author and four other Counterculture writersNew YorkViking Press...first edition is signed twice on half title by Ken Kesey:...1973$500-$800$510 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/14/2013Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNorwalk, CTEaston Press...decorated in gilt. Signed by Ken Kesey at front in green...1999$1000-$1500$600 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/14/2013Kesey, KenKesey's Garage Sale - signedNew YorkViking Press / Inrepid Trips Information Service...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Kesey on the half title....1973$100-$150$144 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/13/2012Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Dahlstrom. First Edition. Signed by Kesey at the colophon....1980$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2011Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNew YorkViking...that has been inscribed by the author, "I'm sorry, but I...1962$3000-$5000$2400 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2011Kesey, KenSometimes a Great NotionNew YorkViking...Edition, First Issue. Signed by the author on the half title....1964$500-$800$660 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/22/2009Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNorwalk, CTEaston Press...bookmark and endpapers. Signed by Ken Kesey on the designate page...1999$1000-$1500$660 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/09/2008Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Copy." First Edition. Signed by Kesey at the colophon....1980$300-$500$330 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/03/2008Kesey, KenSometimes a Great NotionNew YorkViking...front free endpaper, signed. The artwork is composed of a totem...1964$3000-$5000$4200 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/25/2007Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Copy." First Edition. Signed by Kesey in the colophon....1980$200-$300$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/26/2007Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Press. First Edition. Signed by Kesey in the colophon....1980$300-$500$204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/15/2007Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Press. First Edition. Signed by Kesey in the colophon....1980$150-$250$228 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/15/2007Kesey, KenSailor Song - 2 copiesNew YorkViking...cloth-backed boards, jacket, signed in the year of publication by Kesey...1992$150-$250$144 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/28/2006Kesey, KenSometimes a Great NotionNew YorkViking...Edition, First Issue. Signed by the author on the front free...1964$600-$900$1080 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/09/2006Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Press. First Edition. Signed by Kesey in the colophon....1980$150-$250$204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2006Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNew YorkViking...Bacon. First Edition. Inscribed and signed by Kesey on the dedication...1962$5000-$8000$4200 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Kesey, KenSailor SongNew YorkViking...marbled/tie-dyed paper slip, inscribed and signed by Kesey "For Debbie," laid...1992$100-$150$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2005Kesey, KenOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNew YorkViking...Edition, First Issue. Inscribed and signed by Kesey on the front...1962$8000-$12000$8400 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Kesey, KenThe Day After Superman DiedNorthridge, CALord John Press...Deluxe First Edition. Signed by Kesey in the colophon....1980$200-$300$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/18/2018Kesey, Ken - with Ken BabbsLast Go Round: a Real Western - signed and uniquely painted by Ken KeseyNew YorkThe Viking Press...edges. First Edition. Signed by Kesey in multi-color pen on the...1994$500-$800$600 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2014Kesey, Ken, editorSpit in the Ocean - Numbers 1-6Pleasant Hill, ORIntrepid Trips Information Service...Number 6 is signed by Merry Prankster George Walker on page...1974-1981$200-$300$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/10/2013Kesey, Ken, editorSpit in the Ocean - Numbers 1-7, the first six are signed by Ken KeseyPleasant Hill, ORIntrepid Trips Information Service...last issue is inscribed from Ken Kesey to Rick (Richard Synchef)....1974-1981 and 2003$400-$600$330 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/18/2018Kesey, Ken. editorA Deal. Spit in the Ocean, "Old in the Streets." Issue 1, Volume 1Pleasant Hill, OregonIntrepid Trips Information Service...wrappers. First Edition. Signed by Kesey on the first page. Scarce...1974$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale