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Taps at Reveille (a first edition, first state copy) by  F. Scott FITZGERALD - First Edition - 1935 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 81711)

Taps at Reveille (a first edition, first state copy)

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Taps at Reveille (a first edition, first state copy)


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Good with no dust jacket
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good with no dust jacket. 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. A first printing in first state of the final collection of short stories to be published during Fitzgerald's lifetime. Includes 18 stories. With uncorrected ". . .Assis machine. . ." to p. 350 and "Oh catch it-oh catch it and take it. . ." to p. 351. Also with Scribner 'A' and colophon to copyright page. --- In dark green linen-finish cloth-covered boards, w/gilt-stamped spine titling. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With a couple of whitish splotches to front cover, dulling to spine titling, lightly frayed cloth to spine ends and cover points, some leaves improperly opened (with tears to fore-edges) and light yellowing to leaves, else a firmly bound, clean copy.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); (12), 407 pages .


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Taps at Reveille (a first edition, first state copy)
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Used - Good with no dust jacket
First Edition
Charles Scribner's Sons
Place of Publication
New York
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About Bluebird Books

Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).


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