New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1943. Early edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good- condition / Good+ condition (DJ). Item #019365
39 pages of text. Hardcover binding with moderate rubbing and shelfwear. Price-clipped dustjacket has several chips, tears and creases, and is slightly browned overall, with rubbing to extremities; protected in archival mylar. The text is clean and unmarked. Previous owner's gift inscription on the front endpapers. Awarded the 1948 Nobel Prize for Literature. There is no printing statement on the copyright page; likely an early reprint from 1943.