Now in November, Josephine Johnson. Published by The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, 1976. Limited Edition. 8vo up to 9½” tall., 200 pages. Full tan leather with gilt titles to banded spine and gilt illustrated designs front and rear; all edges gilt; peach silk moire endpapers with matching ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints; printed on archival paper. Illustrated by Joseph Isom. This famous classic earned Johnson the Pulitzer Prize in 1935. In fine, unread condition.
The Franklin Library was one of the largest and most sought-after publishers of fine leather-bound books from 1973 until their permanent closure in 2000. The Franklin Library Pulitzer Prize Series was a limited edition series of the 53 Pulitzer Prizes awarded to Novels from the first in 1918 through 1979. The series was published from 1975 to 1980. Due to being very limited, they are highly sought after as collectibles. Several additional titles are available in this series; please inquire. 003262 $30