An American Tragedy.

New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925.

Price: $900.00

About the item

First edition of the limited signed issue, no. 294 of 795 numbered copies, signed by Dreiser. Title pages printed in blue and black. 2 vols. 8vo. Cloth backed boards, french tips. Toning to first leaf from newspaper clipping. Very good set, partly unopened, in original slipcase with printed label (some rubbing and splitting). FPAA, IV, p. 160; Pizer, et al., A25-1; Smith D548.

Item #352205

Dreiser's classic novel of the rigidity of the American class structure, filmed in 1951 as A Place in the Sun, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift.