Item #225938 New Orleans Sketches. Introduction by Carvel Collins. William Faulkner.
New Orleans Sketches. Introduction by Carvel Collins
New Orleans Sketches. Introduction by Carvel Collins
New Orleans Sketches. Introduction by Carvel Collins

New Orleans Sketches. Introduction by Carvel Collins.

New Brunswick, N. J: Rutgers University Press, 1958.

First edition, FIRST PRINTING. 223 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original chestnut cloth and paper over boards. Fine in fine dust jacket Petersen A48.1. Item #225938

First complete collection of Faulkner's short fictional vignettes of life in New Orleans, originally published in 1925 in the Times-Picayune newspaper and in The Double Dealer, a New Orleans little magazine, and thus preceding his work as a novelist. "Elements of Faulkner's later techniques are in these early pieces, which also show at times his mature power, control, and confidence" -- from the introduction by Carvel Collins.

Price: $125.00