First collected edition, first impression with the slug “First American Edition” to the verso of the title page. In the first issue dust jacket with nine titles on the lower panel and $2.00 price to the front flap. This printing was recalled by the publishers after only 788 copies had been distributed on the grounds that the printing was below acceptable standards.
Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Housed in a black cloth solander box. Contents a little toned and with the occasional spot, spine lettering dull but a very good copy in the tanned and lightly chipped dust jacket.
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