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    Sale 12260

    Books & Manuscripts

    16 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 95

    FITZGERALD, F. Scott (1896-1940). Tales of the Jazz Age. New York: Scribner's, 1922.

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    FITZGERALD, F. Scott (1896-1940). Tales of the Jazz Age. New York: Scribner's, 1922.

    8°. Original green cloth; printed dust jacket (some chipping and splitting along edges, small chip at center of spine panel); half morocco chemise and slipcase. Provenance: Raymond Epstein (his sale Swann Galleries, 29 April 1992, lot 159); Carol G. and William E. Simon (bookplate).

    FIRST EDITION of Fitzgerald's second book of stories. Among the six "Tales of the Jazz Age" is the well-known "May Day." Bruccoli A9.I.a.


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