THE PORTABLE FAULKNER, (Viking Portable Library Series #18)
Edition: First printing.
New York: The Viking Press, 1946. dj. Hardcover first edition - The saga of Yoknapatawpha County, 1820-1945 - the first chronological picture selected from his novels and stories to create what is "in effect a new work." Includes some original material by Faulkner written especially for his volume. Edited, with an Introduction by Malcolm Cowley. Viking Portable Library #18. 756 pp. Small format. Maps on pastedowns.
Condition: Near fine in beige cloth in good only example of the fragile dust jacket. (corners slightly bumped, the front flap of the dust jacket - which is a trifold to have enough room to list all the titles - is detached but present. the recent and forthcoming titles lists through #23, the Portable Russian Reader.