The Great Gatsby.New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925 Stock Code: 148736
With part of the first issue jacketFirst edition, first printing, first state, with the rear panel of the rare first issue jacket pasted in inside the rear cover.
The first state points are: "chatter" on p. 60, line 16, "northern" on p. 119, line 22, "it's" on p. 165, line 16, "away" on p. 165, line 29, "sick in tired" on p. 205, lines 9-10, and "Union Street station" on p. 211, lines 7-8.
Octavo. Original dark green cloth, lettered in gilt to spine and in blind to front board, fore edge untrimmed.
A hint of wear to corners, very faint water stains to spine and front board, the binding otherwise sound and bright, light toning to contents as often, else internally clean; a fresh copy.
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