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    The First Ten Volumes of the Crosby Continental Editions, A Treasure Trove of Great Literature from the Lost Generation

    [Black Sun Press]. [Caresse Crosby]. The First Ten Volumes of the Crosby Continental Editions, including: Ernest Hemingway. Torrents of Spring; Raymond Radiguet. Devil in the Flesh; William Faulkner. Sanctuary; Charles Louis Philippe. Bub of Montparnasse; Dorothy Parker. Laments for the Living; Ernest Hemingway. In Our Time; Antoine de Saint-Exupery. Night-Flight; Kay Boyle. Year Before Last; Alain-Fournier. Big Meaulnes; Robert McAlmon. Indefinite Huntress and Other Stories. Paris: Crosby Continental Editions, 1932. Ten twelvemo volumes. Publisher's wrappers. Housed together in a cloth folding box with spine label. Some spines darkened and with some creasing and chipping. Minor edge wear and dust-soiling to all volumes. Altogether, a very good set of these rare editions of famous and important Lost Generation works, printed by a woman who was there through it all.

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