"WITH FRIENDSHIP AND WITH THANKS FOR A… BEAUTIFUL CHAIR AND WITH THE HOPE THAT THE BOOK I WRITE IN IT WILL HAVE ITS GOOD PROPORTIONS": EXCEEDINGLY SCARCE PRESENTATION FIRST EDITION OF TIME AND THE RIVER, INSCRIBED PRIOR TO PUBLICATION BY THOMAS WOLFE
WOLFE, Thomas. Of Time and the River. New York, 1935.
First edition of Wolfe’s brilliant sequel to Look Homeward, Angel, an exceptional presentation copy wonderfully inscribed prior to publication by Wolfe to noted concert pianist Stell Anderson and author Esther Morgan McCullough, "For Esther McCullough and Stell Anderson, With friendship and with thanks for a ['good and' crossed over] beautiful chair, and with the hope that the book I write in it will have its good proportions, Thomas Wolfe, Feb 28, 1935," in scarce dust jacket. $6000.