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    Faulkner's Light in August in the First Issue Binding and in the Rare Original Dust Jacket

    William Faulkner. Light in August. New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1932. First edition, first printing with the first issue text ("Jefferson" for "Mottstown" on page 340). Octavo. [iv], 480 pages. Publisher's first issue binding of full coarse-grained beige cloth, stamped in orange on the front board and the spine stamped in blue with a small orange star. Original pictorial dust jacket. Jacket spine sunned and worn with some chipping at edges, some rubbing, thumbsoiling, wear and chipping to jacket, a few short tears to jacket, some foxing to first few and last few pages. Overall, a very good copy. Peterson A13a.

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    October, 2012
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