Lot 156: HILTON, JAMES. Lost Horizon.

Swann Auction Galleries

November 10, 2016, 1:30 PM EST
New York, NY, US
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Description: HILTON, JAMES. Lost Horizon. 8vo, publisher's black cloth, spine gilt-titled, slight lean, light ring stain to rear cover, few inconspicuous smudges; dust jacket, moderate dustsoiling, folds rubbed, several small edge nicks, 1-inch top corner of rear flap torn with loss of 3 letters; endpapers toned, else contents clean. New York: William Morrow, 1933
Notes: first american edition. Scarce. Made into the classic film of the same name by Frank Capra in 1937. The 1973 muscial remake however is for masochists only.
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