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Author: GALLICO, PAUL. (WITH A GREAT PHOTO OF GALLICO BY CARL VAN VECHTEN AS FRONTISPIECE.)
Title: Farewell to Sport.
Description: NY. Alfred Knopf. 1938. First Edition (Stated). Inscribed by "Paul Gallico" on the front endpaper. With a double-sided promotional sheet about Gallico's life laid in, and a letter from the Saturday Evening Post editor Merrill Pollack dated Jan. 5, 1960 referencing Galico's serial Too Many Ghosts. VG+/G+ dustjacket. Bound in red and grey cloth stamped in black with a little bump to the top of the rear spine. In a defective jacket with large chips at the top left-hand corner of the spine as well as a 3" closed tear to the rear panel. Chips to the top and bottom of the spine and a fingernail-sized "V" chip missing at the top of the front panel which shows Gallico hard at work typing a story.
Price: US$ 250.00 Seller: Brainerd F. Phillipson, Rare Books
- Book number: 2877
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