Lot 468: Author: Tarkington, Booth. Title: The Gentleman from Indiana. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Doubleday & McClure Co. Date Published: 1899. Description: viii, 384 pp. Decorative green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, top edge stained green. First Edition, First Issue, Second Binding. First issue of the author's first book with "so pretty" on page 245, line 16 (change to "her heart" in later issues); second state binding with the ear of corn decoration on the spine pointing down. Light edge wear; near fine.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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