First Edition of Booth Tarkington's Young Mrs. Greeley; Inscribed by Him
Young Mrs. Greeley.
Item Number: 65789
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1929.
First edition of Tarkington’s tragicomedy exploring the roots of feminine motives. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by the author on the half-title page, “Booth Tarkington Kennebunkport 1934.” Fine in a very good dust jacket. Jacket design by Harry McGinnis.
Booth Tarkington was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams. He is one of only three novelists to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once, along with William Faulkner and John Updike.