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Fitzgerald, Francis Scott
TAPS AT REVEILLE. NEW YORK: SCRIBNER'S, 1935
Estimate
1,2001,800
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
111
Fitzgerald, Francis Scott
TAPS AT REVEILLE. NEW YORK: SCRIBNER'S, 1935
Estimate
1,2001,800
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Fitzgerald, Francis Scott
TAPS AT REVEILLE. NEW YORK: SCRIBNER'S, 1935
8vo (187 x 135mm.), FIRST EDITION, FIRST STATE, publisher's green linen-like green cloth, spine gilt-lettered, pictorial dust-jacket by Doris Spiegel, rubberstamped price (measuring 3/16 in. high) on front flap, dust-jacket spine faded, some wear to extremities and spine ends
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Literature

Bruccoli A18.I.a1

Catalogue Note

This is the fourth and largest collection of the author's short stories and the last book to be published in his lifetime. Taps at Reveille was issued in March 1935 in an edition of 5,100 copies; there was no second printing. The volume contains eighteen stories: eight Basil and Josephine tales, plus ten others, including two of his very finest: "Crazy Sunday" and "Babylon Revisited".

The Library of an English Bibliophile Part VII

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