Lot 21: Author: London, Jack. Title: Burning Daylight. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1910. Description: (6), 361, (1) + (12 (with 1 blank)) ad pp. Illustrated with 8 plates by W. Morgan. (8vo) original blue cloth lettered in white, cover illustration in blue and yellow. First Edition. BAL second printing, with three blank leaves following ad at rear, but the BAL also ponders if the their first printing, with a single blank leaf following ads, constitutes an advance printing. First state of binding imprint with "Macmillan" in a single line of type. Inscribed on the front free endpaper by the author's daughter, Becky London. BAL 11918; Sisson & Martens, p. 47. Light wear and soiling to cloth; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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