Lot 71
  • 71

Bob Dylan

Estimate
150,000 - 200,000 GBP
Sold
173,000 GBP
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Description

  • Bob Dylan
  • 'It's A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall', revised typescript
the song complete in five irregular verses (in total 60 lines), neatly typed on the rectos only of two leaves of paper, with occasional errors (such as "ahrd" for "hard" on line 32), title and copyright note at the head of both pages ("IT'S A HARD RAIN'S GONNA FALL Words-Music B. Dylan. '62", the second page giving the song title as "AND IT'S A HARD RAIN'S GONNA FALL"), THE TEXT SUBSEQUENTLY REVISED EXTENSIVELY IN BLUE INK with more than 110 words in Dylan's autograph including two lines of text written on the verso of the first leaf, three pages (two leaves), US letter size paper (280 x 215mm.), watermarked "Esquire Bond Made in USA rag content"), probably August-September 1962, light creasing and staining, the second leaf weak at fold but not affecting text
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