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Lanterns & Lances, 1961

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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Lanterns & Lances, 1961

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Product Information

Era:
Vintage; 1960s
Condition:
Very Good; jacket has edge wear and small chip to back
Country of Origin:
USA
Materials:
paper
Size:
5.9" L x 1" W x 8.6" H
Color/Finish:
green/blue/multi

Why We Love This

Lanterns Lances by James Thurber. NY: Harper and Brothers, 1961. First printing. Hardcover with dust jacket. Well-preserved copy of this rare collection of pieces ranging from 1955 to 1961, most of which appeared in The New Yorker, with many of the author's drawings. Fables, stories and diatribes about language, from the pen of one of the funniest writers of his generation.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.