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Tales of the Jazz Age

by Fitzgerald, F. Scott

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. This copy is from Daryl Zanuck's library, and is signed/dated by Zanuck to the ffep. His bookplate is laid in. Green cloth with spine gilt titling. Small hole in cloth at spine. Light rubbing to board edges, and a few tiny spots to front board. The is the first edition, presumed third issue, with "and " for "an" at page 232, line 6. A fine facsimile jacket is included. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated .

Tales of the Jazz Age is an anthology of nineteen short stories by renowned author F. Scott Fitzgerald, including "The Diamond as Big as the Ritz," "Dice, Brassknuckles and Guitar," and "Love in the Night."


  • Bookseller: curtis paul books inc. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 17790
  • Title: Tales of the Jazz Age
  • Author: Fitzgerald, F. Scott
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1922


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