Triumph of the Egg, 1921 Sherwood Anderson First Edition Signed
Triumph of the Egg: A Book of Impressions from American Life in Tales and Poems published in 1921 by Sherwood Anderson (1876-1941) received Best Book Award that year.
- This is a highly collectible Signed First Edition, 100 years of age, with six full page black and white photographs of heads sculptured in clay by Tennessee Mitchell to illustrate figures in the tales and poems.
- With a characteristic American writing style Anderson captured the essence of American life through written portraits of its people in their triumphs and disasters. He influenced the best of mid 20th century American writers.
- This used hard cover is in good antiquarian condition, no tears or marks other than the writer's signature. It measures 5 1/2 inches by 8 inches by 1 1/4 inches and has 269 pages.
- The title has been reprinted many times in recent years, but this author autographed 1st edition will always be a collector's delight.