Selected Writings of Gertrude Stein (Modern Library #332.1)

By: STEIN, Gertrude; Van VECHTEN, Carl (editor)

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An anthology of major works by the expatriot American writer and art collector Gertrude Stein. Miss Stein established residency in Paris in her late 20s and lived there the rest of her life. Her works are written in her own unique style, often omitting punctuation marks. Includes her landmark "The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas", "Tender Buttons" and several plays, non-fiction pieces and poems. With a tribute by editor and friend Carl Van Vechten, as well as a general introduction by F. W. Dupree. In dust jacket with unattributed photographic portrait of the author. --- In Toledano spine 13 w/full blue cloth covers, silver titling & decorations stamped on spine; ml logo blindstamped to front cover, blank endpapers. Interior bears 1962 date but likely published c.1967. Jacket style l, verso is blank. ML #332.1. --- With publisher/distributor rubberstamping to front free endpaper, a spot of soiling to textblock top edge, else a sound, unmarked, tightly-bound copy. Bright dust jacket bears original $2.95 flap price, has some light edge chafing; is otherwise nice and in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo - 7 to 7-1/2 in. tall; xxv, 706 pages

Title: Selected Writings of Gertrude Stein (Modern Library #332.1)

Author Name: STEIN, Gertrude; Van VECHTEN, Carl (editor)

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Poetry, >>Modern Library Editions, >>Drama/Theatre; Movies/TV,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1967]

ISBN Number: 039460332X

ISBN Number 13: 9780394603322

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 83652