Lot 133 of 455:
Sterling's 1st book inscribed by Jack London  

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The Testimony of the Suns and Other Poems

Sterling, George

San Francisco

A.M. Robertson



142 pp. Black cloth lettered in gilt. Second Edition.

Inscribed and signed by Jack London on the front free endpaper, "Dear Constance - a man whose shoestrings we are not worthy to tie. Jack London, Jan. 19, 1915." The recipient is apparently Constance Crawley, for whom the poem on p.37 of the book is named, "To Miss Constance Crawley in 'Everyman.'" George Sterling's first book, first published the preceding year.

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Rubbing and wear to covers, front hinge cracked; good to very good.

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