Lot 108: Eudora Welty 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover W/ DJ
Antique & Collectible Books-Art-Paper Civil War, Antique Reference, Outsider & Harper's Weekly Art, etc
December 1, 2016
Edgewater, FL, USA
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Description: 1st Edition 1st Printing, Eudora Welty Hardcover In Dust Jacket. "The Bride Of The Innisfallen" by Eudora Welty. HARDCOVER 1955 Harcourt, Brace & Company Stated 1st Edition, 1st Printing w/ "First Edition" & no additional printings on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible 1st edition 1st printing hardcover copy IN DUST JACKET. Only 8K copies of the First Edition were issued, in 3 bindings & 2 states. This is the Stated First Edition, third issue binding; full bound with green cloth; spine has blue rectangle background to gilt titles, 2nd State with five copyright dates on copyright page. "This short-story collection combines stories set in Welty's special province, the rural South, with stories having a European locale. This gives a wider range to her fiction and demonstrates the remarkable talent of one of the finest short-story writers of our time. Her prose isâ-Humorous, piquant, & graceful." Internally tight & unmarked. Binding Exterior; all lettering/decoration bright. NO REMAINDER MARK; NOT X-LIBRARY. Light edge wear to SELDOM PRESENT $3.50 UNCLIPPED DJ. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED, NOT DEFECTIVE, & GENUINE. PLEASE NOTE: We do all our own shipping. We will combine shipping on multiple items, where possible to save the wining bidder on shipping costs. Shipping will be added to winning bidder's invoice for item(s) won. Media Mail postage from USPS will be used for shipping in the United States for those items allowed. Lowest alternative cost shipping will be billed for items not allowed by USPS to be shipped by Media Mail. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are available at added expense at the bidders request. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.
Condition Report: Very Good Condition