IRONIES. Richard Connell.

IRONIES. New York: Minton, Balch & Company, 1930. Octavo, original black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in red, top edge stained red. First edition. Collects fifteen tales, some criminous, most humorous, with prologue and epilogue. One, just 900 words long, won a $3000 prize offered by LIFE magazine. Hubin (1994), p. 183. Faint damp stains to cloth (not unsightly, just taking the gloss off it), a very good copy in very good printed dust jacket with matching stain on inner surface but without show-through on outer surface. The jacket presents well externally (#134496).

Price: $100.00

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