Geography and Plays.Boston: The Four Seas Company, Publishers, 1926 Stock Code: 133133
First edition, first printing, in the first issue binding, of this collection of Stein's writing from 1908 to 1920. There were four issues of the first edition sheets over 18 years, in variant bindings - this issue with the title on the front cover is the first.
Octavo. Original blue quarter cloth, printed paper label to spine, plain paper-covered sides, front cover lettered in blue (first state). With the dust jacket.
With the bookplate to front pastedown of Carroll Atwood Wilson (1886-1947), American book collector and bibliographer. Light toning at head of covers and to label, yet a nice copy of the book itself, in the heavily chipped and toned jacket, front panel re-attached and repairs to tear on verso with Japanese tissue, residue of early tape repair on verso.
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