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Main Street. With Introduction by the Author. Illustrations by Grant Wood

Chicago [New York]: Lakeside Press for the Limited Editions Club, 1937. First Edition, thus. One of 1500 numbered copies signed by Grant Wood. This copy has been additionally signed by Wood and inscribed by the author, “For Malcolm Johnson, In memory of our superior mastery of word games at Yemassee. Sinclair Lewis. Stockbridge, Mass. May 27, 1937.” Bound by the French Binders of Garden City in full red morocco, possibly at the order of Doubleday, where Johnson was an editor, and where several of Lewis’s books were published in the 1930s. The bottom of the outer joint of the front board is splitting; very good.

[Book #25931P]

Price: $1,850.00
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