Lot 65 of 455:
William Faulkner The Town, First Trade Edition  

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

Title:
The Town
Author:
Faulkner, William
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Random House
Date:
[1957]
Description:

Red cloth, lettered in gilt, jacket. First Trade Edition, First Issue.

First issue book and jacket with red cloth, top edge stained gray, the end papers gray-patterned, page 327 lines 8 and 10 repeat; jacket with $3.95 price printed and "5/57" at bottom. The second installment, following "The Hamlet," in Faulkner's three-book chronicle of the Snopes family. Petersen A34a.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
A few small tears to jacket repaired with tape from reverse, jacket spine darkened; hint of a ripple to leaves; very good or better in about near fine jacket.
 
Item number:
305591
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