The Man Who Died

Lawrence, D.H.

Published by Alfred A Knopf Inc., New York, 1931
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From Hirschfeld Galleries (Saint Louis, MO, U.S.A.)

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This 103 page powerhouse posthumous novel, being an increasingly well respected and energetically applauded offering it is proudly presented with great and well deserved hubris by Hirschfeld Galleries in BOTH the publishers original binding and original dustwrapper. The binding is blindstamped ebony black simulated leather with gilt titles on spine. And this powerhouse is rock solid, tight and lce3an, all the way AAA, totally unbumped. The pictorial jacket is really nice though it does have moderate edgewear and chippingFirst American Edition. A Fine copy in black cloth stamped in gilt at spine, As noted on the final leaf of the text, this book was first published in Paris by The Black Sun Press in 1929 in an edition of four hundred and fifty copfies, under the title The Escaped Cock. Alas, when all is said and done and the proverbial geese have come home to nest or roost, or whatever, and you're ready to decide to invest some of your hard-earned cash in this lofty offering, please consider that this book does indeed have the four absolute uppermost qualities we at Hirschfeld Galleries since 1931 have always sought, and demanded, in books: 1) excellence in content, 2) literary quality, 3) appealing design, and 4) significance of contribution. Another great altruistic offering opportunity for us and an even greater opportunity for self-actualized reception on your part. But enough of the lugubrious however allegorically wise jaw-jacking, enough said of the telluric parameters of select Hirschfeld Galleries' offerings such as this one which take on a life of their own and speak so very loudly for themselves. Read to learn and enjoy; go forth to share and enjoin. Research, analysis, dissertation, lucubrations or just enjoyment, this is the one. ACTUAL BOOK FOR SALE PICTURED. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006948

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Bibliographic Details

Title: The Man Who Died

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf Inc., New York

Publication Date: 1931

Binding: Black Cloth with Gilt Titles

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: good Plus

Edition: First American Edition Thus

Book Type: Intense Hardcover

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Hirschfeld Galleries, Established in 1930, is a full-line used, collectible, rare, and antiquarian book dealer located in Saint Louis, Missouri. Our collection comprises over 100,000 items, collected over 5 generations. We specialize in fine bindings, first editions, private press, early printed, and incunabula. We are happy to consult to institutions, private collectors, and the trade. We can offer appraisals, rare book searches, and collection advice.

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