One Man's Initiation - 1917. John DOS PASSOS.

One Man's Initiation - 1917

London: George Allen & Unwin, 1920. First UK Edition. The author's first book, chronicling his time as an ambulance driver in France during World War I. The British edition precedes the American by two years. HANNA 1027. First Issue (per Ahearn), with broken "d" and the word "flat" obliterated on p.35, line 32. Octavo (19cm); pale blue mesh cloth, with titling and rule stamped in black on spine and front panel; dustjacket; 128pp. Top edge slightly foxed, with offset to pastedowns and endpapers; Near Fine. Dustjacket with a single short tear at upper edge of front panel, and a barely perceptible degree of sunning to spine; Near Fine.

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