First edition, first printing of Night of January 16th by Ayn Rand. Octavo, 125pp. Stated “first printing 1968” on copyright page. On back panel, “HO283” notation in gilt. In publishers first state dust jacket, $5.00 on front flap, housed in protective wax paper, fine. (Perinn B3e) An exceptional copy in a fine dust jacket.
Comments: Originally a theatrical play from 1934, this work is the first publication of that play, with revisions by the author.