130: The Great Gatsby First Edition
Title: The Great Gatsby
Author: Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Description: Dark green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, lettering on front cover blind-stamped. First Edition, First Issue.First edition of F. Scott Fitzgerald's great masterpiece: considered the epitome of the Jazz Age in American literature. First issue with "sick in tired" on p. 205, lines 9-10, plus the other 5 textual variations noted by Bruccoli. Bruccoli A11.I.a.
Heading: Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1925
A little rubbing to spine ends, lower corner of front cover bumped, rear slightly so, a few tiny white flecks to spine and 1 to front cover, ½" abrasion to top edge of front cover, leaning a trifle; front hinge cracking before half-title, 1" tear along its gutter, offset to rear endpapers from newsclippings laid in, occasional light pencil notes and marks in margins; good to very good.