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The Wishing Tree by  William Faulkner - Limited First Edition - 1964 - from Mobius Rare Books (SKU: 0005)

The Wishing Tree

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The Wishing Tree

by Faulkner, William

  • Used
  • hardcover
  • First
bookplate removed from ffep, else Fine/Slipcase is very slighted toned along spine, otherwise fine
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Faulkner, William, The Wishing Tree, Random House, New York, 1964. Limited First Edition/First Printing #349 of a limited, numbered edition of 500, which precedes the first edition, in original slipcase. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and green leaf design.Text is clean and bright, appears unread. Finely illustrated by Don Bolognese. Faulkner's only known children's story, written sometime between the appearance of his first & second novels, but never before published. This LTD First Ed. in slipcase is very rare. Hard to find.


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The Wishing Tree
Faulkner, William
#349 of a limited, numbered edition of 500 in original slipcase
Book condition
Used - bookplate removed from ffep, else Fine
Jacket condition
Slipcase is very slighted toned along spine, otherwise fine
Limited First Edition
Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
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Metarie, Louisiana
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About Mobius Rare Books

Welcome to Mobius Collections: Rare Books Ltd. Founded by avid rare book collector and bibliophile Ian Normand, Mobius Collections offers rare first edition, antiquarian, and collectible titles from the more interesting and entertaining corners of the book world. An internet-only bookstore, Mobius Collections is a small enterprise dealing in books that I personally choose and love. Many of which are from my own personal collection meticulously built over the years. I specialize in Modern First Editions, Crime, Mystery and Suspense, Southern literature, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Poetry. I have very high standards for every book I collect or offer for sale, regardless of age or category. If a book is not one in which I would proudly display in my personal collection then it won't be offered for sale.


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