Lot 81: Author: London, Jack. Title: The People of the Abyss - Inscribed to Merritt Sloper, his partner during his travels into the Klondike region. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1904. Description: Illustrations from photographs by the author. (8vo) original slate blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine and in black on front cover. Third printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "Dear Sloper - In memory of Klondike days, Jack London. Oakland, Calif. , Oct. 5, 1904." Sloper is Merritt Sloper, one of London's traveling partners on his adventures in the Klondike in 1897. Binding well worn; good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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