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    Curt Siodmak and Kurt Vonnegut Jr. - "Donovan's Brain" and "Hocus Pocus," First Editions (Various, 1943 and 1990). This lot includes: Curt Siodmak, Donovan's Brain, Alfred A. Knopf, 1943, first edition. In this thriller, "Donovan's body was destroyed in a plane wreck, but his brain lived on in a laboratory beaker, gaining new powers." The book and its dust jacket are in Excellent condition. Also included in the lot is Hocus Pocus, G. P. Putnam, first edition, 1990, limited to 250 copies, signed by Vonnegut, this copy is #233/250. The book was issued without a dust jacket, and is in the publisher's original slipcase. Both the book and the slipcase are in Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2005
    11th-13th Thursday-Saturday
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