DREISER, THEODORE. Sister Carrie. New York: Doubleday, Page 1900. 8vo, original dark red cloth, some very light rubbing at edges, faint stain on rear cover, red half morocco slipcase. FIRST EDITION OF THE AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. McDonald 1; Merle Johnson, p. 151. A very good copy for this book. Early ownership inscription dated 26 January on front free endpaper; the Estelle Doheny copy, bookplate, discreet ink accession number on rear endpaper (sale, Christie's, Camarillo, 1 February 1988, lot 538).

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DREISER, THEODORE. Sister Carrie. New York: Doubleday, Page 1900. 8vo, original dark red cloth, some very light rubbing at edges, faint stain on rear cover, red half morocco slipcase. FIRST EDITION OF THE AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. McDonald 1; Merle Johnson, p. 151. A very good copy for this book. Early ownership inscription dated 26 January on front free endpaper; the Estelle Doheny copy, bookplate, discreet ink accession number on rear endpaper (sale, Christie's, Camarillo, 1 February 1988, lot 538).
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