Lot 174: Author: Reimers, Johannes. Title: Unto the Heights of Simplicity - presentation copy for Jack London. Place Published: Boston. Publisher: L. C. Page & Company. Date Published: 1900. Description: 288 pp. (8vo) original gray cloth, stamped in gray and white, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition. Inscribed by the author of front free endpaper: "To Jack London who found the most valuable mine in all Alaska. From Johannes Reimers, i. r. of January 12th, 1902." Jack London's bookplate is on the front pastedown. Signed by Jack London's daughter, Becky London, on front flyleaf. Reimers was was a close friend of Jack London who was a frequent guest at his home in Stockton, California. Cloth worn, binding a bit shaken; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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