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    Sale 2059

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    5 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 100

    FITZGERALD, F. Scott (1896-1940). The Beautiful and Damned. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922.

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    FITZGERALD, F. Scott (1896-1940). The Beautiful and Damned. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922.

    8o (188 x 130mm). Original green cloth, upper board lettered in blind, spine lettered in gilt; dust jacket (chipped with minor loss at the extremities). Provenance: Harold Douthit (bookplate).

    FIRST EDITION. FITZGERALD'S SECOND NOVEL, following the highly successful This Side of Paradise, 1920. Brouccoli A8.1a.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Harold K. Douthit