Main Street

By: LEWIS, Sinclair (author); WOOD, Grant (illustrations)

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First published in 1920, the author's much-admired novel tells the story of Carol Kennicott, a sophisticated woman who experiences small town living for the first time after her marriage. American-born, Sinclair Lewis (1885-1951) was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1930. This deluxe reprint edition is illustrated by the great Grant Wood and with a special introduction by the author. --- Bound in full brown leather covers with gilt decorations stamped on covers and spine. Titling stamped on spine in gilt, with four raised bands. All edges also in gilt. Printed on light brown papers and with orange silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. --- A somewhat damaged copy with considerable loss of cover gilding, scratches to edges of textblock, chafing to cover edges, and with foxing to a few interior leaves; else a nice copy of this classic novel.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xvii, 367 pages

Title: Main Street

Author Name: LEWIS, Sinclair (author); WOOD, Grant (illustrations)

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>Pulitzer, Nobel, Booker, Nat Book Award Prize, >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Fine Bindings,

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 77482