The Trembling of a Leaf: Little Stories of the South Sea Islands 1921 W. Somerset Maugham ~ Scarce first edition


Title: The Trembling of a Leaf: Little Stories of the South Sea Islands

Author: W. Somerset Maugham

Description: First Edition, first printing with GHD monogram on copyright page. Brown cloth stamped in dark brown on spine and front cover. Mild binder's defect to paper of front pastedown; previous owner's name lightly penciled on ffep. 302 pages.

A very attractive first printing copy of Maugham's first collection of short stories, of which only 3000 copies were published and which preceded the British Heinemann edition by about three weeks. [Toole-Stott A25a].

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: George H. Doran Company
Place: New York
Year: 1921

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