Lot 120 of 455:
The Trial by Franz Kafka 1st American Ed. in DJ  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$2,400
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Title:
The Trial

Author:
Kafka, Franz

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Knopf

Date:
1937

Description:

19.5x12.3 cm (7¾x5"), orange cloth, decorated and lettered in gray and black, top edge colored black, original pictorial dust jacket. First American Edition.

First American edition of Kafka's most famous posthumous novel. Scarce in this edition with dust jacket intact. Small book shop sticker for Gotham Book Mart on bottom of rear pastedown.


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Condition:
Jacket toned, spine sunned with small tear, slight wear along edges with some loss; faint rubbing to ends of lightly leaning spine; toning to endpapers, smudging to bottom edge of textblock; near fine volume in very good or better jacket.


 
Item number:
301193
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