Lot 224: PYNCHON, THOMAS. V.
10 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: PYNCHON, THOMAS. V. 8vo, publisher''s blind- and silver-stamped lavendar cloth, top edges stained black, narrow line of age-toning along edges, 1 1/2 inch tall rectangular abrasion to rear cover; dust jacket, some wrinkling, light shelfwear to spine panel tips and folds, unclipped. first edition, first issue jacket. True first without "First Edition" indication on copyright, and jacket lacking review blurbs to rear flap. Philadelphia/NY: J.B. Lippincott. Vp, (1963)
Notes: with-Another copy. 8vo, black cloth, spine titles in silver; dust jacket, price-clipped, light rubbing to folds, spine panel tips and corners, tiny nick near spine panel foot; ownership inscription. First English edition. London * Another copy. 8vo, original printed wrappers, spine sunned, short closed tear to top of rear wrapper; cloth drop-back case. Advance Review Copy. Philadelphia/NY.