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Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand. "FIRST PRINTING"

Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand. Random House. (1957). "FIRST PRINTING" stated with no listing of later printings. 6" x 8 3/4" 1172 page Hardcover with dust jacket. DUST JACKET: Dust jacket with "10/57" on the front flap. Dj has heavy wear on both front and back flap joints, such that it has worn through. Wear and tears to the top and bottom of the spine. Is price-clipped. BOOK: Light cover edge wear. Inside the front cover is an erasure mark, an ownership sticker, and a stain that looks like it's from the removal of another ownership sticker. A few very light stains inside the back cover. No other previous owner markings. No tears, folds or creases to pages. Binding is tight with no looseness to pages. Not ex-library, not remaindered and not a facsimile reprint. For sale by Jon Wobber, bookseller since 1978. IF30a