Lot 40 of 364:
The Little Prince early reprint  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Little Prince
Author:
Saint-Exupery, Antoine de
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Harcourt, Brace & Company
Date:
[1943 but later]
Description:

Illustrated in color by the author. (4to), illustrated tan cloth, illustrated dust jacket.

Early reprint of the classic children's book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, a fantasy stumbled upon while stranded in the Sahara Desert after a forced landing. 1960 edition with a $3.75 price on the jacket and "sheep" mistranslation on page 18.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Wear and soiling to jacket with darkening to spine, some creasing, some chips and closed tears, tapes repairs to verso; light wear to cloth with minor corner bumps; very good volume in good jacket.
 
Item number:
291670
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