FITZGERALD, FRANCIS SCOTT.
Lot 1106
FITZGERALD, FRANCIS SCOTT KEY. 1896-1940.
Sold for US$ 73,200 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
FITZGERALD, FRANCIS SCOTT KEY. 1896-1940.
The Great Gatsby. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. Original dark green cloth stamped in blind and gilt, dust jacket. Light spots to half-title and first text leaf, slight lean, couple of dings to front cover and light shelfwear; jacket with upper panel chipped touching "The" in title and with loss to 2 letters in author's name, small other chips and closed tears, few rubs, slight adhesion marks near eye, toned, front flap fold starting, still a very good jacket.

First edition, first printing with all textual points and with overstamped "J" to rear panel of jacket. Bruccoli A11.1.a.
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