New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1922. First Edition. One of only 35 copies (this being No. 20), SIGNED by the author and bound in Imperial Japan vellum, with gilt titles, gilt topstain, and ribbon marker. Though not called for, this copy is additionally SIGNED by Cather on the front endpaper as well.
Copy belonging to internationally renowned violinist and conductor Efrem Zimbalist, with his elegant leather bookplate to the front pastedown. Zimbalist was a socialite and an intellectual, becoming well known for bringing to his home the famed authors and personas of his day.
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Literature.
Fine and tight, bound in vellum and housed in an attractive custom slipcase.