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    Caroline Gordon. Green Centuries . New York: 1941. First edition, inscribed by the author to her literary agent.

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    Caroline Gordon. Green Centuries. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1941. First edition. Inscribed by Gordon to her literary agent, Nannie Joseph on the first blank: "For Nannie, with/love-and hope,/always,/Caroline". Octavo. 469 pages. Publisher's full green cloth, front board and spine stamped in blue, dust jacket. A few tape repairs to jacket verso, jacket spine sunned, some edgewear, a few small creased tears and chips, mild occasional thumbsoiling to jacket, cloth spine just a bit toned, some rubbing to binding, light offsetting to pictorial endleaves. Still, a near fine copy with an excellent association. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.

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