FAULKNER, WILLIAM. 1897-1962. Go Down, Moses and Other Stories. New York: Random House, 1942.

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FAULKNER, WILLIAM. 1897-1962.
Go Down, Moses and Other Stories. New York: Random House, 1942.

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FAULKNER, WILLIAM. 1897-1962.
Go Down, Moses and Other Stories. New York: Random House, 1942.
8vo. Publisher's half brick-colored cloth over salmon patterned paper boards, spine titled in gilt, top edge gilt, minor wear to extremities.

FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 90 of 100 copies, SIGNED BY FAULKNER on the limitation page. A clean, bright copy. Faulkner considered these connected Yoknapatawpha County stories to be a novel, and the subtitle as published ... and Other Stories" a mistake that was altered in all subsequent printings. Sporting the smallest limitation of any of his signed issues, it's one of the scarcest, and most sought after, including the first book publication of "The Bear." Petersen A21c.
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FAULKNER, WILLIAM. 1897-1962. Go Down, Moses and Other Stories. New York: Random House, 1942.
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