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Author O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953.
Title Ah, wilderness! / Eugene O'Neill.
Publication Info. New York : Random House, c1933 (New York : Van Rees Press)
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 9  822 O    IN LIBRARY
 Closed Stack  822 O CS c.2  ASK AT CIRCULATION DESK
 Rare Books Peluso  Peluso O583 A4 c.3  IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st trade ed.
Description 159, [1] p. (last p. blank) ; 21 cm.
Note "Typography by Robert Josephy"--T.p. verso.
Dedicated to George Jean Nathan.
Binding: blue cloth; bevelled edges; stamping on front cover and spine in gold; top edge stained blue; illustrated end-papers; printed, illustrated dust jacket.
Local Note Library copy 1 is the 2nd printing before publication, October, 1933. Rebound. Copy 2, stated 1st edition, published October, 1933. Original binding, dust jacket lacking. Signed and dated on front end-paper recto: Virginia Van Siclen/ November 1933. Acquisition date stamp on p. [5] (dedication leaf): June 4, 1982.
Copy 3 is a gift of Romano Peluso. Association copy, bearing author's presentation inscription on front free end-paper recto, to Arthur B. Mc Gee, fully signed, and dated March [19]42. Dust jacket intact.
Subject O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 -- Autographs.
Genre or Form Comedies -- United States -- 1933.
Authors' presentation inscriptions (Provenance) -- 1933.
Association copies (Provenance) -- 1933.
Dust jackets (Binding) -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1933.
Contemporary bindings (Binding) -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1933.
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding) -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1933.
Bevelled edge boards (Binding) -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1933.
Added Author O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953, inscriber.
Josephy, Robert, 1903-1993, typographer.
Van Rees Press, printer.
Random House (Firm)
Nathan, George Jean, 1882-1958, dedicatee.
Mc Gee, Arthur B., former owner.
Van Siclen, Virginia, former owner, signer.
Peluso, Romano I., donor, former owner.
Peluso Family Collection (New York Society Library)