OUR MR. WRENN, by Sinclair Lewis - 1914 [1st Ed., Advance Copy]


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Our Mr. Wrenn

The Romantic Adventures of a Gentle Man

by Sinclair Lewis 

First edition, advance copy.  New York and London:  Harper and Brothers Publishers, 1914 

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition.

  • Gray cloth covers have gilt text and decoration.  Boards show some age, marks, edgewear.  Corners are bumped and frayed.  See photos for details of condition. 
  • Spine has gilt text and is darkened, with crushed, frayed ends.  See photos.
  • Binding is secure.  Some signs of separation at opening pages 114-115.  See photos. 
  • Pastedowns and feps show some light toning, handling. 
  • Frontispiece is present and has intact tissue guard.
  • One illustration, an ink line drawing, at page 207.  
  • Interior is gently age-toned.  Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks. 
  • PS2023.0119

254 pages. 5 x 7.25 inches

Advance copy (stamped as such on the title page) of Sinclair Lewis' first serious novel.  Set in New York City in the early years of the 20th century, Our Mr. Wrenn chronicles the life of a young office clerk.  

EDITION POINTS: "Advance Copy - Not Published" stamped above title on title page. 

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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