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    Willa Sibert Cather. April Twilights. Boston: Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press, 1903. First edition. A very good copy of Cather's first book. Cather is said to have purchased the remaining copies of the first edition in 1908 and destroyed them.

    More Information: Willa Sibert Cather. April Twilights. Boston: Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press, 1903. First edition. Octavo. 52 pages. Drab paper over boards with titles printed on paper labels mounted to the front board and spine. Darkening to the spine and rear board. Mounting remnants on the front pastedown, one of the rear fly leafs, and the rear pastedown which has caused some abrasion to the paper. The boards are lightly shelf worn with some darkening to the spine. The contents are bright and in fine condition. Overall, a very good copy of Cather's first book. Cather is said to have purchased the remaining copies of the first edition in 1908 and destroyed them making existing copies rare indeed.

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