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The Wisdom of the Sands

First Edition | First Printing

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    First edition of The Wisdom of the Sands by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

    Octavo, xii, 350pp. Red cloth, title in gilt on spine. No additional printings listed on copyright page. Solid text block, light rubbing to corners, newspaper transference to front endpapers, a few small annotations in pencil, a near fine example. In publisher’s dust jacket, $4.00 retail price on front flap, a touch of chipping to spine, light shelf wear, a near fine example.

    While best remembered for his classic novella The Little Prince (Le Petit Prince), Saint-Exupéry was also an aviator and member of the French Air Force.

    Additional information

    Location Published

    New York

    Publisher

    Harcourt, Brace and Company

    Edition

    First Edition, First Printing

    Date Published

    1950

    Binding

    Cloth

    Condition

    Near Fine

    Jacket Condition

    Near Fine

    Author

    SAINT-EXUP?RY | ANTOINE DE

    Author Display

    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry