Literary Fiction

[Twentieth Century Fiction] The Dead Stay Young. Anna Seghers. [1950] first edition. This is a remarkably scarce jacketed first edition from the author of Transit and The Seventh Cross. Green cloth hardcover in very good vintage condition; very light handling wear to extremities, including mild bumping to spine extremes; crisp black text on spine; tight and square binding; internally clean and tidy; unmarked. Jacket is housed in archival cover; unclipped; wear at edges and folds; mild rubbing; a touch of jaggedness at top and bottom of spine; colors on front jacket panel are still bold and vibrant. There are few if any other extant copies available. $250.