THE MAN WHO DIED. D. H. Lawrence.


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. First American Edition. First trade edition in the US, preceded by a small, privately-published edition (titled The Escaped Cock) by Harry Marks for the Black Sun Press. Item #4270

First Printing. Octavo (19.25cm); black sateen cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine, and phoenix device blind-stamped to front cover; brown topstain; dustjacket; [vi],103,[3]pp. Base of spine gently nudged, hint of dustiness to upper board edges, with a few faint foxed spots to right edge of textblock; Near Fine. Dustjacket is spine-sunned, shelfworn, with shallow losses to spine ends and two corners, several short tears, some biopredation to base of spine and lower rear panel, and staining to spine panel on verso; Very Good only.

Price: $50.00

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