Murphy. Samuel Beckett.
Murphy

Murphy

London: George Routledge, 1938. 282, [4] pp. Publisher's later binding of coarse gray cloth with spine lettered in black. Slight rubbing to the head and tail of the spine. Rejected by over forty publishers before finally being published by Routledge on Jack Butler Yeats' recommendation, the book's initial print run of 1500 copies sold sluggishly, and 782 copies were reissued several years later with a new price label and a different binding. Front flap of the dust jacket laid in, with the new price label pasted over the original printed price. Federman & Fletcher 25. Item #2116

Price: $3,500.00

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