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Laughter in the Dark

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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Laughter in the Dark
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Product Information

Era:
Vintage; 1960s
Condition:
Very Good; owner signature
Materials:
hardcover
Size:
8.5" L x 5.7" W x 1" H
Color/Finish:
black/blue

Why We Love This

Laughter in the Dark by Vladimir Nabokov. New York: New Directions, 1960. First edition thus. First published in 1938, this chilling novel was re-issued in 1960, of which this is a fine copy of the first printing, with a previous owner's signature. A man willingly conspires in his own downfall at the hands of his young lover, having been blinded in an accident. Very good condition in near fine dust jacket. Hardcover.
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.