THE MACMILLAN COMPANY NEW YORK 1936. Beautifully signed by Margaret Mitchell at front endpaper: "Margaret Mitchell". Rarity now over eighty years in existence, and, in the original first printing wrapper. This signed first edition, first printing, the May 1936 printing, is ultra-rare as are any of her signed books or other items.In a letter dated February, 1937, Margaret Mitchell wrote that she would no longer sign her book, nevermore more for friends or even relatives. Butternut (greyish brown) full cloth boards, navy stamped cover and spine titles, light shelf wear, bump. Deckled pages very good; no writing. Beautiful first printing dust wrapper, moderate edge wear, chip, clipped flap corner; priced 3.00, protected in new clear sleeve. First state wrapper denoted by Charles Morgan's'Sparkenbroke' listed at top of first column on back panel.
Very good signed first printing in same wrapper. There were over one hundred printings of the first edition.Mitchell prided herself on the historical accuracy of her work; and it is a sweeping account of how the Civil War tore apart an entire way of life. The stirring drama of the War Between the States and Reconstruction is brought vividly to life in this magnificent novel. Rhett Butler and Scarlett O'Hara remain two of the most enduring characters in American fiction. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Unparalleled drama, action and romance flower. Spectacle of the written word and the. Most magnificently, exciting love story, ever! The item "GONE WITH THE WIND (1936) MARGARET MITCHELL SIGNED, MAY 1ST EDITION IN WRAPPER" is in sale since Monday, April 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "mediumisthemessagemedia" and is located in Gladstone, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia.