29 June 2005,
Price realised USD 7,200
USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
RAND, Ayn. Atlas Shrugged. New York: Random House, 1957.
Large 8o. Original bright green cloth (slightly darkened along spine); pictorial dust jacket (some darkening, some wear at extremities and spine ends); quarter morocco folding case with onlaid panel based on dust jacket design. Provenance: Liln E. Rogers, mother of the actress Ginger Rogers (presentation inscription).
FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY inscribed by Rand on the front endpaper: "To Liln E. Rogers -- affectionately Ayn Rand 8/22/57." The dust jacket on this copy has "10/57" at the bottom of the front inner flap and the publisher's name and address at the bottom of rear inner flap.
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