Signed book: Grapefruit. First Sphere Books edition. London: Sphere Books, 1971. Softcover, 5 x 5. Signed on the first free end page in black felt tip, “John Lennon,” and blue felt tip, “Yoko Ono.” Autographic condition: fine, with light overall toning to the signed page. Book condition: G+/None. Orange illustrated wraps; edges heavily worn; spine sunned and creased; few vertical creases down covers; rubbed and soiled; yellowed and lightly foxed throughout. Consignor notes that this was signed at the well-known book signing at Selfridges department store in London; the original recipient penned a brief poem on the reverse of the half-title page before sending it to her family, in full: “He is nice. She is too. And they send a smile to you. Hope you enjoy it, Londres, 16/7/71.” Pre-certified Roger Epperson/REAL and RR Auction COA.