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    First Edition in the Rare Dust Jacket

    Jack London. Jerry of the Islands. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1917.

    First edition, with copyright page reading "Published, April, 1917" and with "jumping" misspelled on page 45, line 4. Octavo. ix, 337 pages, plus six pages of publisher's ads. Color frontispiece by Carton Moorepark inserted.

    Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering and front cover pictorially stamped in black. Very minor soiling to boards, very minimal wear to extremities. Previous owner's name in ink on front free endpaper. In the rare dust jacket, which has been restored. A crisp, very good copy of this posthumously-published juvenile.

    BAL 11973.


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