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Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Great Gatsby , First Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Great Gatsby, First Edition. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. Octavo, first edition, first issue with "sick in tired" on page 205, lines 9-10, publisher's dark green cloth, worn water stained, and decased, text panel from back of dust jacket trimmed and pasted inside the front board, including only the untitled blurb, from "Here is a novel..." to "romance, and mysticism," 7 3/4 x 5 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford Co., Book publishing, Bookbinding, Folio, Printing, Publishing

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