James Ellroy: Handwritten Copy of ‘White Jazz’ Listed in Auction


James Ellroy’s 1992 handwritten draft of “White Jazz” will be auctioned Thursday in a sale of rare books from the collection of Otto Penzler. Current bid (as of Wednesday night) is $975. Penzler is the proprietor of New York’s Mysterious Bookshop, which published many of Ellroy’s books under its Mysterious Press imprint, beginning with “Because the Night.”

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