Very Good; Red cloth stiff wraps with gilt colophon and spine titles, spine sunned; clean pages; tight binding. The first literary edition of this work--before the musical which brought it even more deserved renown.; 16mo 6"-7" tall; 196 pages.
Theodore Nadejen. Very Good. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall clean brown bds with black title to spine and front. Sunning to spine. Light bump to spine ends and top corners. Darkening to endpapers. B/W illus. Pages lightly and evenly tanning. Interior VG.
First edition. Cloth. Bookplate front pastedown and a little rubbing at the spine ends, a nice, very good plus copy lacking the scarce dustwrapper. The novel that was the basis for the Gershwin/Heward opera Porgy and Bess. Very uncommon in the true first with publisher's device present.
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