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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 546

    MENCKEN, Henry Louis (1880-1956). Prejudices: Sixth Series. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1927.

    Price Realised  

    MENCKEN, Henry Louis (1880-1956). Prejudices: Sixth Series. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1927.

    8o (228 x 150mm). Original vellum, decorated in gilt on the front cover, and lettered in gilt on the spine, top edges gilt, others uncut and partially unopened (early gatherings roughly opened); Original paper board slipcase (one or two marks, two corners bumped).

    LIMITED EDITION, number 39 of 50 copies signed by the author on Japan vellum and bound in vellum of a total edition of 190. A bright and handsome copy, of the last in Mencken's Prejudices series. Schrader A36.


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