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    One of Only 90 Copies Signed by Gertrude Stein

    Gertrude Stein. A Village Are You Ready Yet Not Yet. A Play in Four Acts. Paris: Éditions de la Galerie Simon, [1928]. First edition, one of 90 copies signed by Stein and illustrator Elie Lascaux (out of a total edition of 112 (this is copy number 41). Quarto. [24] pages. Signed limitation page reckoned within pagination. Publisher's printed wrappers, original glassine. Some wear and toning to glassine (with some chipping at spine and fore-edge). Fine. One of the rarest and most sought-after Gertrude Stein items with wonderful illustrations by Lascaux.

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    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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