First edition of Sartoris by William Faulkner, in first state dust jacket. Octavo, 380pp, black cloth, red title on spine and front cover. Top edge red. Dust jacket in near fine condition, chip on spine, price clipped, toning to spine, unrestored. First edition points include: “1929” printed on copyright page. An excellent example in an unrestored dust jacket.
Comments: The dust jacket for this book was produced by Arthur Hawkins Jr, the notable book jacket illustrator and designer.