Finnegans Wake. First US Edition (1939)
Book ID: 58143
Finnegans Wake. New York: Viking Press, 1939. First American Edition. Pp, 628. Black cloth, titled in gilt to front board and spine, in original dust jacket. Spine of jacket lightly faded, bookplate to front free endpaper, otherwise a near fine copy of the first American edition.
One of 6000 copies printed offset from advance proofs of the UK edition, and formally published on the same day as that edition, 4 May 1939.