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

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The Town

Faulkner, William

New York

Random House



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

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.

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