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    First Edition, First State

    F. Scott Fitzgerald. Tender is the Night. A Romance. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934.

    First edition, first printing. With in-text decorations by Edward Shenton. Octavo. [x], 408 pages.

    Publisher's dark green cloth, with single-ruled blind border on front cover and gilt spine titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Housed in a decorative full morocco clamshell case with front board echoing the design of the dust jacket. Minor edge wear and very light soiling to boards. Spine a touch faded. Endpapers lightly toned, with a few dark ink spots to rear endpapers. Expert restoration to the dust jacket along the extremities and folds. A very good copy, rarely found in the dust jacket.

    Bruccoli A 14.1.a.


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    April, 2011
    7th-9th Thursday-Saturday
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