Feb 20, 2020 - Sale 2530

Sale 2530 - Lot 232

Price Realized: $ 7,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
FAULKNER, WILLIAM. The Sound and the Fury. 8vo, original cloth-backed patterned boards, top 10mm of spine toned conforming to jacket chip; dust jacket, front and spine panel detached along fold, short closed tears, soiling, spine panel faded and with aforementioned chip at head slightly extending into front panel effecting letters; shaken with rear joint cracked. New York: Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith, 1929

Additional Details

first edition in unrestored first state dust jacket with Maurice Hindus's Humanity Uprooted priced at $3.00 on rear panel. Faulkner's fourth novel and the first of his Yoknapatawpha novels. Petersen A6b.