106. Faulkner (William) Sanctuary, first edition, original cloth-backed boards, spine a little darkened, spine ends and corners slightly bumped, dust-jacket, spine very slightly faded, spine ends and corners a little chipped, a few small chips to head of upper panel, overall an excellent copy, preserved in custom drop-back box, 8vo, New York, 1931.
est. £3000 – £4000
'Sanctuary… was written in haste when Faulkner was tired of never-selling… it is Faulkner for the non-Faulknerites, determined to shock.' Cyril Connolly, 100 Key Books of the Modern Movement.