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Sand by Will James


by Will James

Publication: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929, New York

First edition. 8vo. Inked presentation inscription on a 3" x 5" card affixed to the top edge of the half title page: "To --- --- Sincerely from the author. Will James '29." Green cloth, titles and decoration stamped in black on the front cover and spine, x, [2], 328 pp., numerous illustrations by Will James. The drawing on the dust jacket, according to Frazier in his bibliography of James Books says, "The one very wonderful black-and-white drawing on the dj is not repeated in the book, so if you want all 48 of the separate Will James drawings and sketches in SAND you have to get the first edition in dj." Book covers lightly mottled, else very good, bright copy in dust jacket with spine darkened, wear to the spine ends, corners and extremities.

Inventory Number: 47422