Good clean unmarked copy, with only blemish being cracking of end paper between binding and rear cover; still in black slipcase. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Wall and other Stories, translated by ...
Publisher: New Directions
Publication Date: 1948
Book Condition: Good
Book Description New Directions Book, New York, 1948. editor's binding. 240x155mm, 270pages, Book in good condition. Seller Inventory # 51359
Book Description New Directions, New York, 1948. [ii], 270 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. First American Edition, one of 25 copies signed by the author. "Twenty-five of this edition on specially made paper have been signed by the author". [ii], 270 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Seminal Work, One of 25 Signed Copies. First American edition of Sartre's first and most famous collection (LE MUR, 1939) whose widely anthologized title-story "The Wall," became practically synonymous in America and England with the post-war movement known as "existentialism". Japan vellum spine and patterned boards. Spine a bit sunned, covers a little scuffed and edges slightly rubbed, but a good, sound copy otherwise; without slipcase First American Edition, one of 25 copies signed by the author. "Twenty-five of this edition on specially made paper have been signed by the author". Seller Inventory # 256060
Book Description New York: New Directions, 1948, 1948. First American Edition. An out-of-series copy of the signed edition of 25 numbered copies. Very nearly fine in a very worn publisher's slipcase. All books described as first editions are first printings unless otherwise noted. Seller Inventory # 22587