• The William E. Self Library, I auction at Christies

    Sale 2153

    The William E. Self Library, Important English and American Literature

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 151

    MITCHELL, Margaret (1900-49). Gone With the Wind. New York: MacMillan, 1936.

    Price Realised  

    MITCHELL, Margaret (1900-49). Gone With the Wind. New York: MacMillan, 1936.

    8o. Original butternut gray cloth blocked in Federal blue; pictorial dust jacket (very minor wear at extremities of jacket, a few tiny tears).

    FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING (with date of May, 1936 on verso of title, the dust jacket priced $3.00); the author's first book, winner of a Pulitzer Prize and the basis for the epic 1939 movie. In Tall Cotton 125.


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