Lot 176: LEE, HARPER. To Kill A Mockingbird.
10 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: LEE, HARPER. To Kill A Mockingbird. 8vo, publisher's printed wrappers, slight lean, spine tips and joints worn, scattered nicks and soil marks, one corner of front wrapper torn, other short closed tears; glue staining to verso of front wrapper and adjacent original first issue cover, paperclip ghosts to a few preliminaries. Philadelphia & New York: J.P. Lippincott, 1960
Notes: advance review copy, first state with "will be published in July" indication; pasted over this is the second state wrapper with the more specific "To be published July 11, 1960" statement. The two have separated except for about 1-inch from the spine. With the publisher's printed card laid-in.