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    [F. Scott Fitzgerald, association]. The Princeton Bric-a-Brac. Volume XLII [and] XLIII. [Philadelphia: E. A. Wright, 1918, 1919]. Two yearbooks from Princeton University, both with multiple mentions of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Two oblong quarto volumes. [423], [lxxvi, ads]; [371], [xliii, ads] pages. Publisher's full black morocco (1918 volume) or full black cloth (1919 volume), each stamped in gilt on front board, 1919 volume stamped on spine in gilt (1918 volume is rebacked in plain black morocco with original gilt stamping obscured or missing). Both volumes in beveled boards. Bindings generally worn, with some repairs, soiling, some gutters starting, text somewhat toned, foxed. Volumes slightly shaken. Bookplate on each front pastedown. Generally good.

    In the 1918 volume, Fitzgerald is mentioned on pages 65, 79, 81-83 (the play he wrote, The Evil Eye is discussed), 89 (another play he wrote, Safety First, is discussed), 113, 267, 316, 400. In the 1919 volume, he is mentioned on pages 36, 130-131 (he is pictured on page 130), 134 (again mentioning Safety First), 137, 154-155 (he is pictured on page 154), 239, 295, 356.


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