The Great Gatsby. F. Scott Fitzgerald.

The Great Gatsby

[Shelton, CT]: Charles Scribner's Sons / First Edition Library, 1980. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine / Fine. Item #005511448

A fine copy (with black cloth, not green like the original) in dust jacket and slipcase. [6], 218 pages. Facsimile reproduction of the true first issue of the Jazz Age classic romance (complete with error on page 205, "sick in tired", and overstrike to misprint on jacket lower cover); basis of at least three film adaptations (one silent, two sound), none of which do justice to the novel. Originally published in 1925; with copyright dates of 1925 and 1953 on title page verso. With publisher's printed slip (of The First Edition Library) present; in publisher's heavy stock printed slipcase.

Price: $90.00

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