FIRST ISSUE OF THE GREAT GATSBY IN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE UNRESTORED ORIGINAL DUST JACKET
FITZGERALD, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby. New York, 1925.
First edition, first issue, in a very rare first-issue dust jacket, of one of the most important and sought-after classics of modern literature, in an exceptionally lovely and entirely unrestored dust jacket. $278,000.
FIRST EDITION OF THE MOON AND SIXPENCE, INSCRIBED BY MAUGHAM
MAUGHAM, W. Somerset. The Moon and Sixpence. London, 1919. First edition, third issue, of Maugham’s novel about the nature and cost of artistic genius, inscribed by the author, “For Paul ——, this novel founded on the life of Paul Gaugin. W. Somerset Maugham.” $3500.
SIGNED BY MANTLE
MANTLE, Mickey and GLUCK, Herb. Mick. Garden City, 1985.
First edition of #7's autobiography, with 16 pages of candid photographs, signed on the half title by Mickey Mantle. $1400.