St. Mark’s Bookshop Needs Your Help
December 4, 2013 at 1:55 pm bookcultureblog
We invite you to an Auction
of Signed and Annotated First Editions
to Benefit St. Mark’s Bookshop
Tuesday December 3 – Sunday December 15
Thursday December 5 6-8 PM
$5 at the door
We are conducting an auction of over 50 rare signed and annotated first editions and ephemera from some of NYC’s best known writers. The auction will benefit St. Mark’s Bookshop, and help fund its upcoming move. Included are works from Yoko Ono, Anne Carson, Junot Diaz, John Ashbery, Patti Smith, Art Spiegelman, Walter Abish, Paul Auster, Bill Berkson, Charles Bernstein, Lydia Davis, Kenneth Goldsmith/Joan La Barbara, Richard Hell, Major Jackson, Wayne Koestenbaum, Phillip Lopate, Eileen Myles, Arthur Nersesian, E. Annie Proulx, Sam Shepard, Peter Straub, Lynne Tillman, Anne Waldman
and Tsipi Keller.
On Thursday Dec. 5, you are invited to come to the bookstore, where all the works will be on display for bidding and there will be a Live auction of selected works. If you can’t be present for the live event, you can leave an absentee bid online.
Join us and share wine and light refreshments.
St. Marks Bookshop
31 Third Avenue (at 9th Street)
New York, NY 10003
subway: 6 to Astor Place, N/R to 8th Street, L to 14th St/3rd Avenue
Entry filed under: Beyond 112th St., Book Talk, Events, Neighborhood News, Sales, Shop Local. Tags: Anne Carson, Anne Waldman, auction, Benefit St. Mark's Bookshop, bookstre, independent, John Ashbery, Junot Diaz, local, Patti Smith, Paul Auster, Phillip Lopate, rare, St. Mark's, Wayne Koestenbaum, Yoko Ono.