Lot 129: Author: London, Jack. Title: When God Laughs and Other Stories - inscribed copy. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1911. Description: ix, (1), 319, (1) + (4) ad pp. Frontispiece and 5 plates. (8vo) orignial olive cloth decorated in red and light green, lettered in gilt. First Edition. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "Dear Johannes:- Oh, well, God must laugh at times, affectionately thine. Jack London, Glen Ellen, Calif. , Mar. 27, 1911." First Edition of this collection of twelve short stories. BAL 11926; Sisson & Martens, p. 51. Spine leaning, light wear, hinges cracked; good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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