New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925, First edition, presentation copy, inscribed by Blanche and Alfred Knopf. One of 500 copies. Photogravure portraits. Minor soiling to spine. A near fine copy, uncut and unopened, in cardboard slipcase. Slipcase lightly soiled with one small crack. Also, the dedicatee's name has been written on the slipcase in colored pencil, apparently in the hand of Blanche Knopf. Cloth-backed batik boards. Octavo. 351 pp. Item #15099
A handsome production on watermarked, laid paper, with high-quality illustrations. Contributors include Thomas Mann, Charles A. Beard, Willa Cather, Sigrid Undset, D.H. Lawrence, H.L. Menken, Carl Van Vechten, et al.