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    One of 525 Copies of the First Edition, Signed by the Author

    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. The Little Prince. New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, [1943].

    First edition, limited to 525 copies, of which this is number 271, signed by the author. Written and drawn by Saint-Exupéry. Translated from the French by Katherine Woods. [93] pages.

    Publisher's red-stamped salmon cloth boards. Very minor foxing to limitation page. Shallow crease to the bottom corner of the last three leaves. In the first issue dust jacket, with "$2.00" on front flap; small chips to spine ends, spine darkened, minor toning to front and rear panels. A near fine copy, housed in a custom gray cloth clamshell box.


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