Lot 1: Author: London, Jack and Anna Strunsky. Title: The Kempton-Wace Letters. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1903. Description: (vi), 256, + (3) ad pp. (8vo) original blue-green cloth with black floral pattern on front, title lettered in gilt on spine and in white on front, top edge gilt. First Edition, Second Printing. The first printing to include the authors' names on the title page, preceded by an anonymous edition in May of the same year. Signed by Jack London's daughter Becky London on the front free endpaper. BAL 11875; Sisson & Martens, p. 11. Spine sunned, light wear; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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