22 May 2001
FITZGERALD, F. Scott. Tender Is the Night. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934.
8o. Original green cloth (light wear to head of spine).
FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY FITZGERALD on the front free endpaper: "For Barbara Trigo ["i" changed to "e" in pencil, presumably by recipient] The scourge of Princeton this tale of days in the Austrailian Bush when you were the girl with two nose rings when the others had only one FScott ("Hotsy-Totsy") Fitzgerald Tryon 1937." Barbara Trego Ballantyne was the wife of Fitzgerald's Princeton friend Howard Ballantyne. Bruccoli A15.1.a.
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