They Were Still Dancing [in 1st issue dustjacket]: Waugh, Evelyn

They Were Still Dancing [in 1st issue dustjacket]

Waugh, Evelyn

Published by Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith, New York, 1931
Condition: See description Hardcover
From Beluga Books (Northampton, MA, U.S.A.)

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The first American edition, and first issue, of the book published in England as "Remote People" by Duckworth the same year. Spine cocked, marginal tear to one leaf of text repaired; the dustjacket rather chipped, split and repaired on the verso with archival tape, with a pencil annotation to the front panel: a good copy of the uncommon first issue. Most of the run, unsold at the time of the publisher's dissolution, was issued the next year by Farrar and Rinehart with a cancel title leaf and a new copyright date. The Cape and Smith dustjacket, featuring an order form for other Cape and Smith titles on the rear panel, was not used for the Farrar and Rinehart edition--a new jacket was prepared, based on the same artwork. The first issue jacket seems to be quite scarce. This is not a fine copy by any means, but it is stable and wants a loving home. Bookseller Inventory # 000150

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Title: They Were Still Dancing [in 1st issue ...

Publisher: Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith, New York

Publication Date: 1931

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:See description

Dust Jacket Condition: Dustjacket

Edition: 1st Edition

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