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1 Gide, Andre Corydon
New York Farrar, Strauss & Co 1950 First Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Plus 
New York: Farrar, Strauss & Co, 1950. New York: Farrar, Strauss & Co, 1950. An important work by a major literary figure of the XXth Century. This is a very nice copy of the First American Edition of Gide's dialogues on homosexuality - and its first translation into English. Black cloth with gilt lettering - a minor bump on the lower rear panel, else Fine. Unclipped DJ has some minor edgewear and fading to the spine; the major flaw is a small stain on the top of the spine. In an archival plastic cover. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
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2 Gide, Andre Corydon By Andre Gide. With a Comment on the Second Dialogue in Corydon By Frank Beach, Department of Psychology, Yale University.
New York Farrar, Straus and Company 1950 First American Edition. Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, 1950. The Symbolist literary giant Andre gide (1869-1951) won the Nobel Prize in 1947. He considered "Corydon," a defense of homosexuality, to be his most important work. Gide worked on it over a long period of time, starting in 1911 and producing two small editions not offered for general sale. The first trade publication was in 1924. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition Thus, Black cloth binding with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text; xx, 220 pages, with Notes and appendices. Very fresh and bright. There is a striking bookplate on the front paste-down. The dustjacket is Near Fine; unclipped; it has a tiny bit of edgewear and a bit of spotting to the rear cover, else Fine. In an archival plastic protector.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
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