“WHICH ARE YOU—ALL SOUL AND SPIRIT, OR NONE?”: FIRST EDITION OF HERGESHEIMER’S LINDA CONDON
HERGESHEIMER, Joseph. Linda Condon. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1919. Octavo, original blue cloth lettered in gilt. Housed in custom slipcase and chemise. $250.
First edition of Joseph Hergesheimer’s character study.
“Clifton Fadiman spoke of Hergesheimer as ‘the [John Singer] Sargent of the modern American novel,’ thus capturing perfectly the attention to detail and colour in his prose.” Bookplates.
Small spot on front cover. Near-fine condition.