Lot 125 of 455:
First issue of Lewis' Babbit in dust jacket  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$600
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Babbitt

Author:
Lewis, Sinclair

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Harcourt, Brace and Company

Date:
[1922]

Description:

Blue cloth, dust jacket. First Edition, First Issue.

First issue, with "Purdy" in line 4, page 49 (later replaced by "Lyte"), and "my" in line 5, page 49 (later replaced by "any"). The original dust jacket is expertly, and extensively, restored. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Volume spine a bit sunned, offset to endpapers; very good in restored jacket.


 
Item number:
310553
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