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    Rare in the Original Dust Jacket

    [James Joyce, Kay Boyle, Franz Kafka, Gertrude Stein, et. al., contributors]. [Eugene Jolas and Robert Sage, editors]. transition stories. Twenty-three stories from "transition". New York: Walter V. McKee, 1929. First trade edition. Octavo. xii, [355], [1, blank] pages. Publisher's black cloth backstrip over pictorial boards, spine lettered in red, dust jacket. Jacket spine sunned, edgewear to jacket, a few short tears, two short tape repairs to verso, joints a bit over-creased, some edgewear and toning to book. Still, a very good copy of this collection of expatriate literature, seldom seen in dust jacket. Joyce's story, "Muster from Work in Progress," contains seven excerpts from Work in Progress, which were revised after their appearance here for inclusion in Finnegans Wake.
    Slocum and Cahoon, B11.
    From the collection of I.D. "Nash" Flores III.

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