Lot 90: Author: London, Jack. Title: The Road - inscribed by Jack London. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1907. Description: xii, (2), 224 + (2) ad pp. Plates from paintings and photographs. (8vo) original light gray cloth stamped in black, top edge gilt. First Edition. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "Dear Ernest Signer:- Sincerely yours, Jack London. Glen Ellen, Calif. Sept. 16, 1912." BAL variant binding, with top edge plain (not in gilt), and no gilt lettering to cover and spine. London's account of his vagrant days, tramping around the country in the late 19th century. BAL 11906; Sisson & Martens, p. 38. Light 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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