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Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramhansa Yogananda. First printing Inscribed by author

Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramhansa Yogananda. Philosophical Library. (1946). First printing with no listing of later printings. Inscribed, "To/ Fred and Jane Bixbie/ with universal blessings/ Paramhansa Yogananda/ San Diego Calif Sep 5th-1948". Preface by Walter Evans-Wentz. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4" xvi, 498 pages Hardcover with dust jacket. DUST JACKET: A lot of edge wear, minor tears and chipping. The back flap has worn most of the way up the joint. Not price-clipped with dj price of $3.50. Now protected by a removable mylar dj cover. BOOK: Bright gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Light cover edge wear. Light soiling to the edges of the page block, on the back endpaper and a little bit on the front endpaper. Otherwise, no 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. JA02b