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    Gertrude Stein. Lucy Church Amiably. Paris: 1930. First edition.

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    Gertrude Stein. Lucy Church Amiably. Paris: Imprimerie Union, 1930. First edition in the rare tissue dust jacket. Octavo. 240 pages. Publisher's full blue printed paper over boards. Original plain tissue dust jacket. Spine of book a bit sunned; some edgewear, soiling to boards; a few gutters overopened; rear hinge starting; some offsetting to endleaves. Text block very slightly loose in binding. Bookplates of John Monroe Woolsey, Jr. on front pastedown and John K. Martin on the rear pastedown. Dust jacket a bit toned, with some light edgewear. Overall, a fine copy in the exceedingly rare dust jacket. Laid-in is the original publisher's prospectus. Housed in cloth clamshell case. John K. Martin was the founder of the Black Sparrow Press.

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