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Lot 66 - [Literature] Faulkner, William

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[Literature] Faulkner, William
Mosquitoes

New York: Boni and Liveright, 1927. First edition (one of 3,047 copies printed). 8vo. (ii), 349, (1) pp. Original navy blue cloth, stamped in yellow, publisher's device in blind on spine, a few scattered small nicks to front and rear boards; in original unsophisticated first issue dust-jacket, printed in green and red with illustrated "mosquitoes", unclipped, creasing at top edge of front panel, a few short closed tears along top edge, recto folds rubbed, scattered light soiling; in red morroco and cloth slip case and chemise. Peterson A4.1

A handsome copy of Faulkner's second novel.

Sold for $4,410
Estimated at $2,000 - $3,000


 

New York: Boni and Liveright, 1927. First edition (one of 3,047 copies printed). 8vo. (ii), 349, (1) pp. Original navy blue cloth, stamped in yellow, publisher's device in blind on spine, a few scattered small nicks to front and rear boards; in original unsophisticated first issue dust-jacket, printed in green and red with illustrated "mosquitoes", unclipped, creasing at top edge of front panel, a few short closed tears along top edge, recto folds rubbed, scattered light soiling; in red morroco and cloth slip case and chemise. Peterson A4.1

A handsome copy of Faulkner's second novel.

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