Lot 116 of 366:
Dos Passos' Three Soldiers in dust jacket  

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

Title:
Three Soldiers
Author:
Dos Passos, John
Place:
New York
Publisher:
George H. Doran
Date:
[1921]
Description:

Black cloth, lettered and stamped in orange, top page edge stained orange, orange jacket printed in black. First Edition, Fourth or Fifth state.

Either fourth or fifth state, with three blank integral leaves in the front and four in the back (not including endpapers); no usual GHD monogram on the copyright page; page 213, seven lines up with the corrected "singing" (instead of signing). Appearently the third state jacket with various review quotes from newspaper and authors (no blurbs from the publisher) on spine and front and back covers, but with "The Stars and Stripes" blurb at the bottom of the front panel. Also, the original "$2.00" price on lower spine over black background.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Jacket with small chips at corners and spine ends, a few faint stains; volume with a bit of shelf wear, slight bumps to lower corners; ownership rubberstamp on front pastedown; very good in like jacket.
 
Item number:
304150
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