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Gertrude Stein's Wars I Have Seen, First

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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Gertrude Stein's Wars I Have Seen, First
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Gertrude Stein's Wars I Have Seen, First
Gertrude Stein's Wars I Have Seen, First
Gertrude Stein's Wars I Have Seen, First
Gertrude Stein's Wars I Have Seen, First

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Era:

Vintage; 1910-1950

Condition:

Very Good; slight foxing to jacket flaps

Materials:

hardcover

Size:

8.75" L x 5.75" W x 1" H

Color/Finish:

green/blue

Why We Love This

Wars I Have Seen by Gertrude Stein. London: Batsford, 1945. First printing. One of Stein's more popular and accessible books, a memoir about living in France, both before and during the war. She describes how she and Alice Toklas set up home, the other famous ex-patriates who found their way to the house and their unconventional lives. This edition has the added charm of photographs and a jacket drawing by Cecil Beaton, who was somehow always in the picture.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Why We Love This

Wars I Have Seen by Gertrude Stein. London: Batsford, 1945. First printing. One of Stein's more popular and accessible books, a memoir about living in France, both before and during the war. She describes how she and Alice Toklas set up home, the other famous ex-patriates who found their way to the house and their unconventional lives. This edition has the added charm of photographs and a jacket drawing by Cecil Beaton, who was somehow always in the picture.

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.