Lot 11: Author: London, Jack. Title: Adventure - inscribed by Jack London. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1911. Description: viii, (2), 405, (3) + (6) ad pp. (8vo) original dark blue cloth lettered in white with cover pictorial design in light blue and yellow, rebound with new cloth covering the original, the new cloth trimmed to show the cover and spine stamping of the original. First Edition. Inscribed by London on flyleaf: "Dear Tuttle:- In order to let you know we are not altogether unmindful of the "lifts" you gave us and the hearty greetings. Sincerely yours, Jack London. Glen Ellen, Calif. Aug. 18, 1915." Also signed on the half title by the author's daughter, Becky London. Stories of the South Seas. BAL 11928; Sisson & Martens, p. 5. Light wear, soiling to edges of page block; good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
Write a response...