Item Number: 1901
Mexicio: Joaquin Mortiz, 1975.
First Edition. Thick Octavo. Fine in a very good dust jacket that shows some toning to the spine. Signed and dated by the author. Fuentes’ magnum opus that is arguably one of the most profound novels of the century for its richness, density, and line-by-line virtuosity.
Other Books by this Author
New York: Obolensky, 1961.
First edition. Octavo. Signed by the author. Fine in a near fine jacket that shows light wear to the crown of the spine and a slight spine fade. A nice copy of Fuentes second published title published in the United States.
New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1976.
First edition of the author’s magnum opus. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows just the lightest of wear. Signed and dated by Carlos Fuentes. Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden.
New York: Farrar, Strauss, Giroux, 1976.
First edition of the author’s magnum opus. Octavo, original half cloth. Some foxing to the page edges in an excellent dust jacket that shows light wear. Signed and dated by the author. Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1998.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine jacket. Signed by Philip Roth on the title page.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937.
First edition. Octavo, original black cloth with titles to the spine and front panel in silver. Inscribed by the author, “To Frank Whitbech, Who has more Cain first editions than Cain has and the more power to him. James M. Cain Los Angeles, Calif June 5, 1944”. Bookplate of the recipient on the front free endpaper, a very good copy with light wear.
"DASHED HOPES AND GOOD INTENTIONS. GOOD, BETTER, BEST, BESTED": FIRST EDITION OF WHOS AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF; INSCRIBED IN THE YEAR OF PUBLICATION BY EDWARD ALBEE
New York: Atheneum, 1962.
First edition. Octavo, original black cloth. Inscribed by the author in the year of publication on the front endpage, “For _____, ______ & ______ _______ Edward Albee Dec. 7. 1962 N.Y.C.” Fine in an excellent near fine dust jacket with some wear to the crown and foot of the spine. A nice copy, uncommon inscribed in the year of publication.