First Edition of William Faukner's Soldier's Pay; Signed by Him
Item Number: 31013
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926.
First edition of Faulkner’s first book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by William Faulkner on the half-title page. In near fine condition. Trade editions signed by Faulkner are rare.
Faulkner’s first novel, Soldiers’ Pay (1926), is among the most memorable works to emerge from the First World War. Through the story of a wounded veteran’s homecoming, it examines the impact of soldiers’ return from war on the people―particularly the women―who were left behind.