Wild Palms
William Faulkner, 1939
FAULKNER, William (1897-1962). Wild Palms. New York: Random House, 1939.

First edition, limited issue, one of 250 signed copies. This is copy 185. Faulkner's title for the novel was If I Forget Thee, Jerusalem, but his publishers preferred Wild Palms. Subsequent editions have reverted to Faulkner's original title. Petersen A20.2a.

Octavo. Original wood grain patterned paper boards (tiny nick to upper edge of rear board); unprinted acetate dust jacket; custom box. Provenance: Kroch's Chicago (bookseller's ticket).
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