Lot 152: Author: London, Charmian Kittredge. Title: The Log of the Snark. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1916. Description: xii, 487, (12). 20 plates from photographs, including frontispiece. (8vo) original light blue cloth decorated and lettered in gilt. First Edition. Inscribed by Charmian London on the front free endpaper: "Dear Jessie - Well, here's the old "Log," between covers at last! Affectionately yours, Charmian. Glen Ellen, November 23, 1915." Photo of Jack and a young woman, identified as "Peggy", beside a small skiff tipped to front pastedown. Light wear, rear hinge cracked, separation in gutter at verso of half title; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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