Paris: Shakespeare & Company, 1929. Printed wrappers. Very slight typical edge tanning, otherwise a very nice copy, in an early glassine wrapper which is a bit wrinkled and soiled. Item #WRCLIT82937
First edition, regular paper issue. This copy bears an inscription from Sylvia Beach, the publisher, beneath the ownership signature of Joyce scholar Patricia Hutchins, probably executed in the late '40s or early '50s. Includes contributions by Beckett (his first appearance in a book), Williams, Jolas, Gilbert, McAlmon, McGreevy, Paul, Rodker, Budgeon, Dixon, et al. A passage from WIP which did not make it into the final text of FINNEGANS WAKE is included. SLOCUM & CAHOON B10. WALLACE B11. F&F 1.