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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 463

    FAULKNER, William. Intruder in the Dust. New York: Random House, 1948. 8o. Original black cloth; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Peterson A26.2. -- Notes on a Horse Thief. Greenville: The Levee Press, 1950. 8o. Original green cloth, silver gilt (light rubbing to spine). FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 505 of 975 copies signed by Faulkner. Petersen A27a. -- Requiem for a Nun. New York: Random House, 1951. 8o. Original black and grey-green cloth; pictorial dust jacket (slight rubbing to joints of panels). FIRST TRADE EDITION. Peterson A32.1b.1. -- A Fable. New York: Random House, 1954. 8o. Original white and blue decorated cloth; plain glassine dustwrapper (some minor chipping 1 in. tear to spine panel); original board slipcase with printed paper label (some minor fading to spine and edges). FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE number 116 of 1000 copies, SIGNED by Faulkner. Massey 37; Petersen A31b. A VERY FINE COPY WITH THE SCARCE GLASSINE OUTER WRAPPER. (4)

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    FAULKNER, William. Intruder in the Dust. New York: Random House, 1948. 8o. Original black cloth; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Peterson A26.2. -- Notes on a Horse Thief. Greenville: The Levee Press, 1950. 8o. Original green cloth, silver gilt (light rubbing to spine). FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 505 of 975 copies signed by Faulkner. Petersen A27a. -- Requiem for a Nun. New York: Random House, 1951. 8o. Original black and grey-green cloth; pictorial dust jacket (slight rubbing to joints of panels). FIRST TRADE EDITION. Peterson A32.1b.1. -- A Fable. New York: Random House, 1954. 8o. Original white and blue decorated cloth; plain glassine dustwrapper (some minor chipping 1 in. tear to spine panel); original board slipcase with printed paper label (some minor fading to spine and edges). FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE number 116 of 1000 copies, SIGNED by Faulkner. Massey 37; Petersen A31b. A VERY FINE COPY WITH THE SCARCE GLASSINE OUTER WRAPPER. (4)


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