Salmagundi. William Faulkner.


1932. Milwaukee: The Casanova Press, 1932.

8vo., [1]-53, [1 colophon] pp., printed in red and black, inlaid frontis portrait. Original stiff yellow wrappers printed in red and black, unopened, uncut with deckled fore-edges. Housed in the original burgundy paper slipcase. A very fine copy, beautifully printed.

§ First edition, first printing, number 269 of 525 numbered copies. Contents include a preface by Paul Romaine, three prose pieces: “New Orleans,” On Criticism,” and “Verse Old and Nascent: A Pilgrimage,” five poems: “The Faun,” “Dying Gladiator,” “Portrait,” “The Lilacs,” and “L'Apres-Midi d'un Faune,” as well as a short poem by Ernest Hemingway, "Untimely," which appears on the lower wrapper. Item #108659

Price: $650.00

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