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    Shirley Jackson. The Lottery... New York: 1949. First edition, first issue.

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    Shirley Jackson. The Lottery. The Adventures of James Harris. New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, 1949. First edition, first issue (with stylized "fs" on the copyright page). Octavo. 306 pages. Publisher's full gray cloth, spine lettered in red, first state ("$2.75") dust jacket. Jacket spine a bit toned, some light rubbing to jacket and cloth, cloth spine just barely toned, some minor offsetting to endleaves, a few leaves in the back with some bumping to fore-edge, last few leaves unopened. Still, a bright, fine copy, better than usually seen. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.



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