Property from the Estate of H. Richard Dietrich, Jr.
FAULKNER, William (1897-1962). Mosquitoes. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927.
8o. Original blue cloth, lettered in yellow on front cover and spine (a few minor rubbed spots); pictorial dust jacket (some minor rubbing, a few small chips at extremities); cloth slipcase.
FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING, first state dust jacket with the "mosquitoes" design. Faulkner's satirical second novel about the residents of a New Orleans artistic colony who embark on a four-day yachting cruise. Massey 154; Petersen A4.1a.