JACKSON, Shirley (1916-1965). The Lottery. New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, 1949.
8vo. Original gray cloth (slightly leaned, some very minor toning); original dust jacket (spine slightly sunned, some very minor toning to extremities, otherwise bright).
FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE of Jackson’s second book, featuring her controversial short story, “The Lottery,” which was first published in the 26 June 1948 issue of The New Yorker.