Lot 257: Author: Fitzgerald, F. Scott. Title: The Great Gatsby. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons. Date Published: 1925. Description: Dark green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, lettering on front cover blind-stamped. First Edition, First Issue. First edition of F. Scott Fitzgerald's great masterpiece: considered the epitome of the Jazz Age in American literature. First issue with "sick in tired" on p. 205, lines 9-10, plus the other 5 textual variations noted by Bruccoli. Bruccoli A11. I. a. Spine faded, some wear and spotting to cloth, rear hinge starting; light foxing, pages browned; good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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