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    First Edition of Harper Lee's Classic

    Harper Lee. To Kill a Mockingbird. Philadelphia & New York: J. B. Lippincott, 1960.

    First edition. Only 5,000 copies were printed. Octavo. 296 pages.

    Original brown boards with green cloth spine, titles to spine in brown. With the original dust jacket with photo of Harper Lee on the rear panel (by Truman Capote, who had been her next-door neighbor in Monroeville and remained a close friend all her life.) Binding just a bit skewed. Small stain at the top edge, else a very good copy in a good dust jacket which has moderate edgewear and chipping at the extremities, with some loss at the top and bottom of the backstrip and along the fore-edge folds, and at the top of the rear panel.


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