[Eudora Welty]. Katherine Anne Porter. Eudora Welty: A Note on the Author and Her Work... Together with The Key, one of seventeen stories from Miss Welty's forthcoming A Curtain of Green. [Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1941]. First edition of Welty's first separate publication a publicity pamphlet preceding Welty's first full book. Octavo. [1-2], 3-22, [23-24] pages [note: first and last leaves serving as wrappers]. Publisher's saddle-stitched binding in original pictorial self-wrappers. Ex-Yale with withdrawn rubber stamp on page [2] but no other discernible markings. Wrappers lightly soiled, terminal leaves only slightly cockled with the faintest of tidemarks, upper corners softly creased, previous owner signature and date on front wrapper in holographic ink, minor marginalia in same hand on page five. A very good copy in a custom chemise and slipcase. Uncommon. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.

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