FIGURES OF EARTH. A Comedy of Appearances. James Branch Cabell.

FIGURES OF EARTH. A Comedy of Appearances

New York: Robert M. McBride & Co., 1921. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Octavo. Very Good / Very Good. Item #3802

First Illustrated Edition, from the library of Carter Burden, 356pp., bound in brown linen stamped in gilt, spine lettering gilt but faint; a near fine copy in unclipped very nice dust jacket with crease down spine and minor light chipping to foot. Carter Burden, among other things, was founder of a broadcasting empire, a major benefactor of the New York Public Library, the Morgan Library and the New York City Ballet, collector of fine art and book collector of 20th century American authors, whose collection was regarded as one of the finest in the world. He died at the age of 54.

Price: $125.00

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