A Fable. First Edition (1954)
Book ID: 64878
A Fable. Random House, 1954. First Edition, First Printing. Pictorial maroon cloth, cross designs blind stamped and in black, lettering in gold and silver on spine, original pictorial dust jacket priced at $4.75, designed by Riki Levinson.
Faulkner’s allegorical tale based on the life of Christ set outside of Yoknapatawpha County which takes place in France during World War One.
The book won Faulkner the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award, the first book to win both.