TRANSITION. Transition. Paris: 1927-1938.
Lot 3443
TRANSITION. Transition. Paris: 1927-1938.
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Transition. Paris: 1927-1938.
Edited by Eugene Jolas and others. No 1-27 in 25 volumes, plus one offprint and 2 duplicate volumes. 8vo. Original printed wrappers. Some wrappers detached, chips to some wrappers and spines, a few instances of tape repair, occasional toning.
Provenance: Serendipity Books.

A complete collection of all 27 numbers of the important pre-World War II literary journal, together with an offprint of Gertrude Stein's piece "An Elucidation," and an additional copy of numbers 1 (second edition) and 24. In addition to contributions from many of the great writers and artists of the day, Transition also included a serial printing of Part One, three chapters of Part Two, and all of Part Three from Finnegans Wake, listed as A Work in Progress.
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