Lot 88: Author: London, Jack. Title: Revolution and Other Essays - with inscription by the author "Yours for the Revolution". Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1910. Description: ix, (1), 309, (1) + (4) ad pp. Maroon cloth lettered in gilt on spine and front cover. First Edition. Inscription from the author on inserted leaf at front: "Yours of the revolution. Jack London. Glen Ellen, Calif. Feb. 20, 1911." The preferred maroon cloth edition. Scarce, only 2130 copies printed. BAL 11916; Sisson & Martens, p. 45. Stamp and ownership markings of the Library of the Socialist Party, Local branch 5, New York on inserted leaf, small label of the Socialist Literature Co. on front pastedown. Extremities rubbed, front hinge cracked; a few pencil notes within and on rear endpaper; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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