Signed limited edition of A Fable by William Faulkner.
Octavo, 437pp. Publisher’s blue cloth, title printed on spine, crosses stamped on cover in blue and white. Stated “first printing” on copyright page. Top edge dyed blue. Clean pages, no extraneous marks, a fine example. In the publisher’s slipcase, title printed on label, light toning to upper edge, touch of shelf wear to the side panel, a very good example. Signed on the limitation page by the author, this being number 626 of 1000 copies.
William Faulkner considered A Fable to be his masterpiece, describing it as “…the best work of my life and maybe of my time.” The book won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1955.