• Fine Printed Books and Manuscr auction at Christies

    Sale 2227

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 53

    FAULKNER, William. Notes on a Horse Thief. Greenville: The Levee Press, 1950. 8o . Original green cloth; cloth slipcase. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 538 of 975 copies signed by Faulkner. Petersen A27a. -- Mirrors of Chartres Street. Minneapolis: Faulkner Studies, 1953. 8o. Original tan cloth; printed dust jacket; cloth slipcase. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 143 of 1,000 copies. -- A Green Bough. New York, 1933. 8o. Original green cloth, uncut; slipcase. FIRST TRADE EDITION. Petersen A14a. -- Jealousy and Episode. Minneapolis, 1955, 8o. Original cloth; slipcase. LIMITED EDITION, number 161 of 500 copies. Petersen A32d. -- New Orleans Sketches. New Brunswick, NJ, 1958. 8o. Original cloth-backed boards; dust jacket; slipcase. With additional copy of the dust jacket. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION. Petersen A32f. -- William Faulkner: Early Prose and Poetry. Edited by Carvel Collins. Boston, 1962. 8o. Original cloth; dust jacket.; slipcase. FIRST EDITION. Petersen A38c. -- The Wishing Tree. New York, 1964. 8o. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST TRADE EDITION. -- This Earth. New York, 1932. 8o. Illustrated by Albert Heckman, Original wrappers. Together 8 volumes, in generally fine condition. (8)

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    FAULKNER, William. Notes on a Horse Thief. Greenville: The Levee Press, 1950. 8o . Original green cloth; cloth slipcase. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 538 of 975 copies signed by Faulkner. Petersen A27a. -- Mirrors of Chartres Street. Minneapolis: Faulkner Studies, 1953. 8o. Original tan cloth; printed dust jacket; cloth slipcase. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 143 of 1,000 copies. -- A Green Bough. New York, 1933. 8o. Original green cloth, uncut; slipcase. FIRST TRADE EDITION. Petersen A14a. -- Jealousy and Episode. Minneapolis, 1955, 8o. Original cloth; slipcase. LIMITED EDITION, number 161 of 500 copies. Petersen A32d. -- New Orleans Sketches. New Brunswick, NJ, 1958. 8o. Original cloth-backed boards; dust jacket; slipcase. With additional copy of the dust jacket. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION. Petersen A32f. -- William Faulkner: Early Prose and Poetry. Edited by Carvel Collins. Boston, 1962. 8o. Original cloth; dust jacket.; slipcase. FIRST EDITION. Petersen A38c. -- The Wishing Tree. New York, 1964. 8o. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST TRADE EDITION. -- This Earth. New York, 1932. 8o. Illustrated by Albert Heckman, Original wrappers. Together 8 volumes, in generally fine condition. (8)


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