Lot 40 of 364:
The Little Prince early reprint  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
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The Little Prince

Saint-Exupery, Antoine de

New York

Harcourt, Brace & Company

[1943 but later]


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

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.

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