29 June 2005
REMARQUE, Erich Maria (1898-1970). All Quiet on the Western Front. Translated from the German by A.W. Wheen. London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1929.
8o. Original tan buckram stamped in green; dust jacket (some minor wear at extremities and folds, small tear on spine, tape repair on verso); quarter morocco folding case.
FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. One of the most important war novels in modern literature, All Quiet on the Western Front became the basis for a 1930 film directed by Lewis Milestone, who won an Oscar for Best Director. The film also won an Academy Award for Best Picture.
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