Finnegans Wake. New York: Viking Press, 1939. First American Edition. Pp, 628. Black cloth, titled in gilt to front board and spine, in original d.j. Spine of jacket lightly faded, otherwise a near fine copy of the first American edition, trade issue. 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.