Lot 257: TRAVEN, B. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre.
10 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: TRAVEN, B. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre. 8vo, publisher's gilt-lettered black cloth, few tiny flecks to gilt titles; dust jacket, professional restorations to spine panel with bottom 1/4 replaced, also to folds and upper extremities; small ink notation on front flyleaf, endpapers toned as usual. first american edition. Traven's best known work, and the basis for John Huston's Oscar-winning 1948 film. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1935