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Place Published: NY
Publisher: Macmillan
Date Published:
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Near fine
Book Id: 21429


Original mauve pictorial cloth with yellow and gilt lettering and a palm tree, sun, and ocean in black, brown, mauve, and orange, octavo, 268 pp. plus 5 pp. advertisements at rear. About fine with slightest wear to front cover design, some dust-soiling to top edge.


Only 5,914 copies issued in the first edition, published September, 1916, 2 months before London's death on November 22nd of the year. This collection of short stories was the last of his books to be published during his life. Signed on the front free endpaper by the author's daughter, Becky London. BAL 11968, Sisson/Martens page 90.

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