The Lost Weekend.New York & Toronto : 1944 Stock Code: 60881
NotesPresentation copy from the author to his publisher John Farrar, inscribed on the front free endpaper "Oxford, N.H., Nov. 11th '48. Dear John & Margaret - This comes to you about 4 years too late, but still with my admiration & gratitude, Affectionately, Charlie". Inserted is a three-page typescript of Farrar's preface to the 1960 edition of the novel. This copy is of the ninth printing.
Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine and upper board in black. With the dust jacket.
Spine rolled, endpapers tanned, contents toned. An excellent copy in the rubbed and nicked jacket.
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