29 June 2005
FAULKNER, William. The Sound and the Fury. New York: Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith, 1929.
8o. Cloth-backed black and grey patterned boards, top edge stained blue; pictorial dust jacket featuring adaptation of Käthe Kollwitz theme (very minor wear to extremities, othewise very fine and unfaded.); quarter morocco folding case.
FIRST EDITION, in the earliest dust jacket with Maurice Hindus's Humanity Uprooted priced $3.00 on rear panel. A VERY FINE COPY of Faulkner's most popular work--an increasingly scarce title in this unfaded condition. Massey 322; Petersen Collector's Notebook, A16b.
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