Item #217825 The Real Life of Sebastian Knight. Vladimir Nabokov.

The Real Life of Sebastian Knight.

New Directions, 1941. First edition, first issue. Red woven burlap, paper labels. Lacking dust jacket. Shade of sunning to spine and edges, nearly imperceptible short pull to rear board, else fine. Item #217825

According to Michael Juliar, while the colophon states a limitation of 1500 copies, only 749 were printed in 1941 with woven red burlap. The remaining 751 copies were not printed and bound in smooth red cloth until 1945.

Juliar A21.1.

Price: $350.00

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