Doctor Martino and Other Stories.
First UK edition of Faulkner’s second collection of short stories (published in the same year as the US edition by Harrison Smith and Robert Haas). One of 1,500 copies printed.
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Octavo. Original orange cloth, titles gilt to spine, top edge dyed red. With the dust jacket. 4 pages of publisher’s advertisements at the rear. Ownership inscription. Fading to spine and along board edges, though with the gilt titles still bright, some mild spotting to edges and endpapers. An excellent copy in the lightly spine-tanned jacket mildly creased along the edges.