Why. Jean Dwight Franklin.


[New York]: Privately Printed [by The Derrydale Press], 1929.

First edition, first state, one of 100 copies copies on Dutch charcoal paper. Frontispiece. Title page printed in black within a green border. [vi], 38 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Light green paper-covered boards, printed label on upper board. Spine slightly faded. Custom morocco backed box. Exceedingly scarce. Siegel 33; Frazier F-4-D (“a relatively low distribution rate and a poor survival rate”). Item #241100

Frazier’s first state, one of one hundred copies on Dutch Charcoal paper (identified by the spacing of the chain lines) and with the transposed lines on page 31 uncorrected.

Price: $3,250.00 Free International Delivery