Three Lives

by Stein, Gertrude

Three Lives (1909) was Gertrude Stein's first published work. The book is separated into three stories, "The Good Anna," "Melanctha," and "The Gentle Lena. " The three stories are independent of each other, but all are set in the fictional town of Bridgepoint.

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Three Lives; Stories of the Good Anna, Melanctha and the Gentle Lena

by Stein, Gertrude

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1909
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New York: The Grafton Press, 1909. First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine. 8vo, 7 3/16 x 5 in. (185 x 125 mm); pp. 279 on cream stock, trimmed. Original dark blue vertically-ribbed cloth, gilt titling on front cover and spine, splitting to rear pastedown and hinge, not affecting rear joint which is fully intact. Neat ownership inscription from… Read more
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Three Lives.

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1909
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New York: The Grafton Press, 1909. First edition, first printing, of Stein's first published book. This is from the first issue of 700 copies, with a further 300 copies issued in Britain with a cancel title leaf and altered binding in 1915. Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. With a later glassine jacket. … Read more
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Three Lives

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London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1915. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. One of the 300 copies printed for Britain after the first run for the States in 1909. Near Fine. Blue buckram, a few spots of rubbing. Square and firmly bound with slightly toned pages, blindstamp on the front endapper as well as the signature of poet… Read more
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by Gertrude Stein

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1933
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THREE LIVES

by STEIN, Gertrude

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NORFOLK, N DIR, 1941. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK FIRST EDITION THUS VERY GOOD. F.
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Three Lives

by Gertrude Stein

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THREE LIVES

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1941
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Norfolk: New Directions / New Classics, 1941. Small octavo. Cloth. Crown of spine slightly worn, but a very good copy in a good example of the typographic dust jacket with tanning and some small tears and smudges. Jacket price: $1.00. First printing in this format, as New Classic 3, reprinting Van Vechten's 1933 introduction. The later printings in… Read more
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Three Lives: Stories of the Good Anna, Melanchta and the Gentle Lina

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1927
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London: John Rodker, 1927. Hardcover - good in acceptable jacket. From the collection of Giles Waterfield, with his bookplate on front pastedown. Jacket is slightly marked, discoloured and scored, with creased edges and the occasional nick. Taped repairs to nicks at corners and loss at spine ends and on spine body. Boards' spine ends are a little bumped; one or… Read more
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1941
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Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1941. Book. VG+. Cloth. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Pale green cloth cover with pale green decorative DJ...This copy is VG+..A little bumping on the spine ends...Minor soiling to the outside cover...FEP has pencilled notes by PO...Otherwise interior is unmarked, clean, and firmly bound ...DJ is VG...minor chipping at top of spine, a small… Read more
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Three Lives; Stories of the Good Anna, Melanctha, and the Gentle Lena

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Three Lives

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Three Lives (Dover Thrift Editions)

by Gertrude Stein

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THREE LIVES (Bantam Classic)

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Three Lives

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Three Lives

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Norfolk, Conneticut: New Directions Very nice copy. Her first book. Originally published in 1909, this book influenced Hemingway and Sherwood Anderson and their lean, hard styles. Light green textured boards with black lettering to spine. No flaws to book itself. Price intact jacket ($1.75) is lightly sunned on spine, else fine. In mylar.. Reissued… Read more
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Three Lives: Stories of the Good Anna, Melanctha and the Gentle Lena (Dodo Press)

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by Stein, Gertrude

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Three Lives

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1933
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Dust Jacket: Small tears on top/bottom of the spine (photo). There is rubbing from shelf storage on panel edges. The front panel is unclipped, the original retail price is shown. (photo). Tip-in purchase receipt ($1.55) reveals that this book was originally purchased at a bookstore in Berkeley. Toning due to light exposure on the spine and the back panel. DJ… Read more
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Three Lives: Stories of The Good Anna, Melanctha and The Gentle Lena

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Very Good. 1933 New Directions hard cover - no dust jaket - sun fade to cover - minor staining & tanning to page edge - otherwise binding like new contents clean - nice collectible
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Three Lives

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Three Lives

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Three Lives (Mint Editions?Reading With Pride)

by Stein, Gertrude

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Three Lives: Stories of The Good Anna Melanctha and The Gentle Lena

by Gertrude Stein

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Three Lives (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

by Stein, Gertrude

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THREE LIVES

by Stein, Gertrude

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1927
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New York: Albert & Charles Boni, 1927. Second US Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, 279 pages; VG- hardcover (see photos) ; red spine with black lettering; some wear to the edges of the exterior, pages clean. 1330693. FP New Rockville Stock.
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Three Lives

by Stein, Gertrude

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Three Lives

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Three Lives

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Three Lives: Stories of The Good Anna, Melanctha and The Gentle Lena

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Norfolk, Connecticut: New Directions Reprint of the 1909 edition in New Directions' New Classics Series. Published Norfolk, Connecticut: New Directions, no date. 12mo., 5" x 7 1/8", xi+279pp., introduction by Carl van Vechten. Burgundy cloth with black spine titles. spine gently sunned, light soil to edges og page block, nmae on pastedown, otherwise very good, pages clean and bright. .… Read more
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Three Lives: Stories of The Good Anna, Melanctha and The Gentle Lena (Dodo Press)

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Hardcover. New. | Author: Gertrude Stein| Publisher: Lulu.com| Publication Date: April 08, 2021| Number of Pages: 206 pages| Language: English| Binding: Hardcover| ISBN-10: 1667170457| ISBN-13: 9781667170459
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