Lot 68: Author: London, Jack. Title: Martin Eden - inscribed by the author. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1909. Description: (4), 411, (1) + (10) ad pp. Frontispiece by the Kinneys. 19x12. 7 cm (7½x5"), dark blue cloth decorated in pale green, lettered in gilt. First Edition, Second Printing. Inscribed by Jack London to Mrs. Johannes Reimers: "Dear Mrs. Reimers:- Believe me, there is in the yarn more reason than rhyme. Affectionately yours, Jack London. Glen Ellen, Nov. 23, 1909." Second printing, same month as the first. Jack London's classic autobiographical novel. BAL 11912; Sisson & Martens, p. 41 (both for first edition). Light wear to extremities; near fine.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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