DescriptionPaul Bowles. The Sheltering Sky. [New York: 1949]. First U. S. edition.
Paul Bowles. The Sheltering Sky. [New York]: New Directions, . First American edition. Octavo. 318, [2, blank] pages. Publisher's light yellowish brown cloth, blue and black stamped on spine, dust jacket. Modest rubbing, minor bumps on corners. Faint foxing on edges with heavier foxing on endpapers. Jacket a bit edgeworn and chipped, small stain on front panel, light foxing on verso. Very good. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.
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