WHARTON, EDITH.  1862-1937.
Lot 3323
WHARTON, EDITH. 1862-1937.
Sold for US$ 10,370 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
WHARTON, EDITH. 1862-1937.
The Age of Innocence. New York: Appleton and Company, 1920. Original red cloth stamped in black, dust jacket. Light shelfwear, jacket wanting top inch of spine, chips to tail of spine and to some extremities, three brief (archival?) tape repairs to verso, spine toned, some soiling.

First edition, first issue with no mention of the Pulitzer prize, which she was later awarded for this book. Rarely seen in jacket, especially in this condition.
Provenance: From the collection of M.B. Goldstone.
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