Item #28061 DR. SAM: JOHNSON, DETECTOR. Inscribed. Lillian De La Torre.


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946.

1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. First Edition of this Queen's Quorum 100 title Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. 'Cordially inscribed to Mae Carruthers, with the admiration and affection of many years, by Yours to command, Lillian de La Torre, November, 1746'. A fine copy in cinnamon cloth, gilt titles and decorations in a near fine pictorial dustwrapper with the slightest of use and one restored tiny chip to the spine crown. Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights. Barnes, Muder In Print. The most desirable of 1746 inscriptions.

Item #28061    Price: US$750.00