GONE WITH THE WIND~Margaret Mitchell~First Edition
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FIRST EDITION!We Are Very Pleased To Offer For Bid Margaret Mitchell’s GONE WITH THE WIND
It was the only book she ever wrote and it took ten years to complete. But when it was finished, Margaret Mitchell had produced what would become the most successful novel ever written. To date GONE WITH THE WIND has sold over 20 million copies world wide, placing it second only to the Bible.A Beautiful First Edition! The book at auction is a First Edition , stated February 1937 Printing (the 8 th month of publication) in Near Fine ++ condition. Published by the Macmillan Compan y. The copyright date is given in Arabic numerals. ( Beware of book club editions that look similar to first editions, but give the copyright date in Roman numerals .) The blue/gray cloth boards are clean. The spine is in very good condition, with light wear and 'pull' tearing at the head and foot, as normally associated with this book. The hinges are secure. The corners are sharp. There are no names or bookplates. T he 1037 deckled pages are clean and bright throughout.
Highly Collectable!The book is protected by a beautiful new, Mylar covered, facsimile first state dust jacket , with the correct price on the front flap and the preferred title listing on the rear panel (with GWTW near the top of column two). ... read more