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    Sinclair Lewis. Elmer Gantry. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1927]. First edition. Octavo. 432 pages. Blue cloth with the front cover and spine stamped in orange. Fore-edge uncut with the others cut. Very good.

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    Very minor rubbing and bumping to corner and spine ends, some small dents to rear cover, lightly soiled with small areas of white discoloration. Spine is leaning slightly. Tiny pencil notations to endpapers. Very good condition of the author's satirical and initially controversial novel.

    First edition points: "Cantry" on the spine rather than "Gantry." Bruccoli and Clark, 214.



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