William Faulkner, 1927
FAULKNER, William (1897-1962). Mosquitoes. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927.

First edition of Faulkner's second novel, published in an edition of 3047 copies. Of the novel, Lillian Hellman would famously write in the New York Herald Tribune that it was: “full of the kind of swift and lusty writing that comes from a healthy, fresh pen." Petersen A4.1a.

Octavo. Original cloth (slight bump to top edge of rear cover); pictorial dust jacket (neat repairs to verso at spine panel ends and folds); custom box.
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