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To Kill a Mockingbird

By Lee, Harper




To Kill a Mockingbird is a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Harper Lee published in 1960. It was instantly successful and has become a classic of modern American literature. The plot and characters are loosely based on the author's observations of her family and neighbors, as well as on an event that occurred near her hometown in 1936, when she was 10 years old. The novel is renowned for its warmth and humor, despite dealing with serious issues of rape and racial inequality.

First edition identification and notes

It is estimated that only 5,000 copies of To Kill a Mockingbird were published in the first printing, and two states of the book were printed. The order of the states are heavily disputed, with one of the states including a review by Shirley Ann Grau and Phyllis McGinley, and the other state featuring a review by Jonathan Daniels. There was not a printing statement in the first printing, but the price tag of $3.95 can be found on the lower corner of the front flap of the dust jacket. The first edition also has a quote from Truman Capote reading “Someone rare has written this very fine first novel: a writer with the liveliest sense of life and the warmest, most authentic humor. A touching book; and so funny, so likeable.”--Truman Capote.


Other collectible or notable editions

Like Mockingbird, the cover art for the first edition of Watchman features a tree and the same signature type font. An unknown number of copies in the first UK edition were misprinted, with pages 252-277 missing text at the bottoms of the pages. As those copies are most likely quite rare, some have already skyrocketed in value.



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To Kill a Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1960. First edition of Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel which had an initial first printing of 5,000 copies. Octavo, original green cloth backed brown boards, titles to spine in gilt. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper in a contemporary hand, "To Jennie with my best wishes Nelle Lee." The recipient must have been a person close to the author, as Lee reserved inscriptions using the name Nelle family members and close friends. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing and wear to the extremities. Jacket design by Shirley Smith. Photograph of Lee on the back panel by Truman Capote. Housed in a custom full morocco clamshell box. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The New Yorker declared it "skilled, unpretentious, and totally ingenious". It has gone on to become of the best-loved classics of all time and has been translated into more than forty languages selling more than forty million copies worldwide. Made into the Academy Award-winning film, directed by Robert Mulligan, starring Gregory Peck. It went on to win three Oscars: Best Actor for Gregory Peck, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White, and Best Screenplay for Horton Foote. It was nominated for five more Oscars including Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary Badham, the actress who played Scout. In 1995, the film was listed in the National Film Registry. In 2003, the American Film Institute named Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. In 2007 the film ranked twenty-fifth on the AFI's 10th anniversary list of the greatest American movies of all time. It was named the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians across the country (Library Journal).

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Price: $50,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1960 First Edition, First Printing with the words "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. This copy is SIGNED by Harper Lee on a typed letter by the author laid into the book. This ORIGINAL unrestored dustjacket has the $3.95 printed price present with minor wear to the spine and edges. This First Issue dustjacket has the Jonathan Daniels quote on the back panel. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A fantastic copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION SIGNED by the author. Includes a custom clamshell slipcase for preservation. We buy SIGNED Harper Lee First Editions.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.

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Price: $30,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia and New York, 1960 First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Harper Lee on a handwritten note by the author laid into the book. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION with the words "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. A beautiful copy. An attractive First Printing dustjacket that has the Jonathan Daniels quote on the back panel of the dustjacket. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is rich in color with minor wear to the spine and edges. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with minor wear to the spine. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A superb copy.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.

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Price: $25,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

Lippincott, 1960 First Edition, First Printing. A spectacular First Issue dust jacket with Jonathan Daniels quote printed on the back flap. This copy is SIGNED by Harper Lee on a laid in signature. This ORIGINAL sophisticated dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO chips or tears. The book is in nice condition, with slight wear to the spine and page edges. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or book plates in the book. Overall, a superb copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION in collector's condition!!! We buy Harper Lee First Editions.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/As New.

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Price: $20,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia & New York, 1960 First Edition, First Printing. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION with the words "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. Later editions do NOT state "First Edition" This First Issue dustjacket has the Jonathan Daniels quote printed on the back flap later changed to Shirley Ann Grau on later dustjackets. This ORIGINAL sophisticated dustjacket is rich in color with no chips or tears. The book is in nice condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning. The boards are crisp with light wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy of this true first edition housed in a custom clamshell slipcase for preservation. We buy Harper Lee First Editions.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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Price: $17,500.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia & New York, 1960 First Edition, First Printing. This ORIGINAL First Issue dustjacket has the Jonathan Daniels quote printed on the back flap with the Capote quote in green ink with some repair to the dustjacket. The book is in great shape and is bound in the original publisher's green cloth spine with brown paper boards. The binding is tight with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or book plates in the book. A superb copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION with the words "First Edition" printed on the copyright page.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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Price: $15,000.00


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To Kill A Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper

London: Heinemann, 1960. First British edition of the author's Pulitzer Prize winning novel. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Bobby from his devoted friend and admirer, Harper Lee March 14, 1962." Some foxing to the page edges, the inscription a little blurred, an excellent example in the original dust jacket with light shelfwear. The recipient's parents were head of the day-to-day operations of Barnett Insurance Agency in Monroeville, which was closely associated (and shared office space) with the law firm of Barnett, Bugg and Lee, which Harper Lee's father, A.C. Lee, helped found. Housed in custom half morocco clamshell box. Examples with such warm inscriptions are rare. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The New Yorker declared it "skilled, unpretentious, and totally ingenious". It has gone on to become of the best-loved classics of all time and has been translated into more than forty languages selling more than forty million copies worldwide. Made into the Academy Award-winning film, directed by Robert Mulligan, starring Gregory Peck. It went on to win three Oscars: Best Actor for Gregory Peck, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White, and Best Screenplay for Horton Foote. It was nominated for five more Oscars including Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary Badham, the actress who played Scout. In 1995, the film was listed in the National Film Registry. In 2003, the American Film Institute named Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. In 2007 the film ranked twenty-fifth on the AFI's 10th anniversary list of the greatest American movies of all time. It was named the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians across the country (Library Journal).

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Price: $15,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird (Easton Press, Signed & PSA Authenticated)

Harper Lee

This is the only copy of its kind in the entire world: an Easton Press leather-bound edition of To Kill a Mockingbird that was signed after publication by Harper Lee, and has been professionally authenticated by PSA/DNA. Condition of this book is as-new with the exception of a barely visible scratch in the gilt on the lower page block. Please understand that Easton Press did NOT publish a "signed edition" of Ms. Lee's book; the only way to obtain a signed copy was to have Ms. Lee sign after publication. So - at the time of this listing - this is both the ONLY signed leather-bound edition available anywhere in the world, AND, crucially, also the ONLY Mockingbird of any kind with an authenticated signature: an ironclad guarantee from PSA COA that includes their official Letter of Authenticity. Expedited and international shipping are welcome; signed by author.

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Price: $14,500.00


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To Kill A Mockingbird

Harper Lee

First Edition, First Printing (First Edition stated on copyright page) J.B. Lippincott, 1960. In fine condition, clean and unmarked, straight spine, brown and green cloth boards without wear, in a very good, first issue dust jacket, wear at spine ends and corners, small closed tears at edges, original publisher's price intact on flap, protected in a mylar cover.

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Price: $13,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper, Lee

J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1960 First Edition, First Printing with the words "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. A wonderful copy. This First Issue dustjacket has the Jonathan Daniels quote printed on the back flap with the Capote quote in green ink. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is rich in color with NO chips or tears and has benefitted some restoration. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are fresh with minor wear to the panels. The pages are clean with NO marks or book plates in the book. A sharp copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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Price: $12,500.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird.

LEE, Harper.

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company,, 1960. Octavo. Original green cloth-backed brown boards, title to spine brown. With the dust jacket. Housed in a green quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery. Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Spine slightly faded and very gently rolled, touch of wear to tips, a very good, clean copy in the price-clipped jacket, minor loss to spine ends and tips, extremities nicked, creased, and rubbed, but overall a quite bright example of a jacket prone to fading. First edition, first printing, first issue jacket, with the Truman Capote blurb printed in green to the front flap and the Jonathan Daniels blurb on the rear flap. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. It is "an authentic and nostalgic story which in rare fashion at once puts together the tenderness and the tragedy of the South. They are the inseparable ingredients of a region much reported but seldom so well understood" (Jonathan Daniels).

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Price: £ 9,750.00
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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

Lippincott, 1960 First Edition, First Printing with "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has some wear to the spine and edges NOT effecting any lettering. This price clipped dustjacket has the Jonathan Daniels quote on the back flap with a small tear near the top spine. The book is in nice condition with light wear to the edges. Overall, a collectable copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION with the original First Issue dustjacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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Price: $11,000.00


to kill a mockingbird (first edition)

harper lee

new york: lippincott, 1960. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fabulous stated first edition(1st Printing) in fine clean bright tight hardcover (book looks only a few years old). This is the real first printing and not a book club or other variant. There is a signature of Harper Lee on Half-Title page.The near fine jacket is unclipped (price is faded were sticker was) with Harper Lee's picture on back. All the issue points for true first are present! This is a very rare first printing with original jacket and a custom slip box cover for the two. It doesn't get better than this! To Kill a Mockingbird is a novel by Harper Lee published in 1960. It was immediately successful, winning the Pulitzer Prize, and has become a classic of modern American literature. The plot and characters are loosely based on the author's observations of her family and neighbors, as well as on an event that occurred near her hometown in 1936, when she was 10 years old. The novel is renowned for its warmth and humor, despite dealing with the serious issues of rape and racial inequality. The narrator's father, Atticus Finch, has served as a moral hero for many readers and as a model of integrity for lawyers. One critic explains the novel's impact by writing, "In the twentieth century, To Kill a Mockingbird is probably the most widely read book dealing with race in America, and its protagonist, Atticus Finch, the most enduring fictional image of racial heroism.

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Price: $10,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird.

LEE, Harper.

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company,, 1960. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark brown morocco with a pictorial onlay of the tree wrapped around the boards, twin rule to turn-in gilt, dark green endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, first printing. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. It is "an authentic and nostalgic story which in rare fashion at once puts together the tenderness and the tragedy of the South. They are the inseparable ingredients of a region much reported but seldom so well understood" (Jonathan Daniels).

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Price: £ 6,750.00
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To Kill A Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper

London: Heinemann, 1960. First British edition of Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by Harper Lee on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of wear. Jacket design by Fratini. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. An exceptional example, rare and desirable signed by Lee. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The New Yorker declared it "skilled, unpretentious, and totally ingenious". It has gone on to become of the best-loved classics of all time and has been translated into more than forty languages selling more than forty million copies worldwide. Made into the Academy Award-winning film, directed by Robert Mulligan, starring Gregory Peck. It went on to win three Oscars: Best Actor for Gregory Peck, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White, and Best Screenplay for Horton Foote. It was nominated for five more Oscars including Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary Badham, the actress who played Scout. In 1995, the film was listed in the National Film Registry. In 2003, the American Film Institute named Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. In 2007 the film ranked twenty-fifth on the AFI's 10th anniversary list of the greatest American movies of all time. It was named the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians across the country (Library Journal).

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Price: $8,800.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

LEE, Harper

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1960. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. Advance Reading Copy. One of two variants (no priority determined), this issue with printed promotional information and a Truman Capote blurb. A slightly cocked very good copy with ink owner name, light toning and light wear at the corners. A classic novel of adolescence and the battle against injustice, basis for the equally classic film with Oscar-winner Gregory Peck and, in his pivotal film debut, Robert Duvall as Boo Radley. The author's first novel, winner of the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

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Price: $8,500.00


to kill a mockingbird (first edition)

harper lee

new york: lippincott, 1960. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fabulous stated first edition(1st Printing) in fine clean bright tight hardcover (book looks only a few years old). This is the real first printing and not a book club or other variant. Tipped in signature of Harper Lee on Half-Title page.The near fine jacket is unclipped (price is faded were sticker was) with Harper Lee's picture on back. All the issue points for true first are present! This is a very rare first printing with original jacket and a custom slip box cover for the two. It doesn't get better than this! To Kill a Mockingbird is a novel by Harper Lee published in 1960. It was immediately successful, winning the Pulitzer Prize, and has become a classic of modern American literature. The plot and characters are loosely based on the author's observations of her family and neighbors, as well as on an event that occurred near her hometown in 1936, when she was 10 years old. The novel is renowned for its warmth and humor, despite dealing with the serious issues of rape and racial inequality. The narrator's father, Atticus Finch, has served as a moral hero for many readers and as a model of integrity for lawyers. One critic explains the novel's impact by writing, "In the twentieth century, To Kill a Mockingbird is probably the most widely read book dealing with race in America, and its protagonist, Atticus Finch, the most enduring fictional image of racial heroism.

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Price: $8,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott and Company, 1960. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. First Edition. Advance Reading Copy. Publisher's printed wraps in the second issue with sheet overlaying the front cover printed in a sleeker typeface than that of the first issue, which was set in Courier. Very Good. Wraps toned, lightly soiled and lightly worn, and with minor edge lifting to overlaying cover sheet. Lean and light reading creases to spine. Top corners of early pages are creased. A nice copy. One of the most beloved American novels of the 20th century, rather scarce in prepublication format.

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Price: $7,500.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia and New York, 1960 First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Harper Lee on a laid in signature. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION with the words "FIRST EDITION" printed on the copyright page. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's green cloth spine with brown boards. The binding is tight with some wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean with light discoloration. There is NO marks or bookplates in the book. A scarce copy of this First Edition SIGNED by the author. Includes a custom clamshell slipcase for preservation.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine.

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Price: $7,500.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia and New York, 1960 First Edition, First Printing. An attractive third printing dust jacket with unclipped $3.95 price, Capote blurb in green on the front flap, the Grau and McGinley blurbs on the rear flap and Capote portrait of Harper Lee on rear panel. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has some wear to the spine and panels. The book is in excellent condition with minor wear to the spine. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.

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Price: $7,500.00


To Kill a mockingbird

Harper Lee

new york: lippincott, 1960. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Rare 1960 true first edition hardcover and jacket. All issue points for book and jacket with Harper Lee's picture on back cover,Capote blurb, $3.95 price and first edition on copyright page. Hardcover,296 pages, is brown over green boards. The book is clean, tight, and unmarked save typical page aging. The extremely rare original jacket which is seldom found, let alone in good condition, is mylar protected. Comes with signed picture of Mary Badham(scout) and slip case box cover that makes a handsome example for this Pulitzer Prize piece of literature..

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Price: $7,500.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1960. Fourth printing of the author's Pulitzer-Prize winning novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper in the year of publication, "To Wini with my best wishes, Harper Lee September 14, 1960." The recipient was a neighbor of Lee's in Monroeville, Alabama where she resided. The publication date of the first printing was July 11, 1960, this example was signed two months after the initial publication. Near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket. Jacket design by Shirley Smith. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The New Yorker declared it "skilled, unpretentious, and totally ingenious". It has gone on to become of the best-loved classics of all time and has been translated into more than forty languages selling more than forty million copies worldwide. Made into the Academy Award-winning film, directed by Robert Mulligan, starring Gregory Peck. It went on to win three Oscars: Best Actor for Gregory Peck, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White, and Best Screenplay for Horton Foote. It was nominated for five more Oscars including Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary Badham, the actress who played Scout. In 1995, the film was listed in the National Film Registry. In 2003, the American Film Institute named Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. In 2007 the film ranked twenty-fifth on the AFI's 10th anniversary list of the greatest American movies of all time. It was named the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians across the country (Library Journal).

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Price: $6,800.00


To Kill a mockingbird

Harper Lee

new york: lippincott, 1960. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Rare 1960 true first edition hardcover and jacket. All issue points for book and jacket with Harper Lee's picture on back cover,Capote blurb, $3.95 price and first edition on copyright page. Hardcover,296 pages, is brown over green boards. The book is clean, tight, and unmarked save typical page aging. The extremely rare original jacket which is seldom found, let alone in good condition, is mylar protected. Comes with signed picture of Mary Badham(scout) and slip case box cover that makes a handsome example for this Pulitzer Prize piece of literature..

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Price: $6,000.00


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To Kill A Mockingbird

Harper Lee

NY: J. B. Lippincott, 1960. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 1960 J.B. Lippincott FIRST EDITION stated SECOND Impression with a **SIGNED, DATED LETTER & ENVELOPE** included/ The HB is in VG condition with clean tight boards & minor foxing on the interior endpapers. Pages 56-57 are browned as if someone laid a paper over them otherwise the text is very clean. Wrapped in an AN Facisimile DJ. (please see photos).

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Price: $5,500.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia and New York, 1960 First Edition, First Printing with the words "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. The book is bound in the publisher's original cloth with minor wear to the spine and edges. The pages have some discoloration with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy with a beautiful facsimile dustjacket from the original.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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Price: $5,000.00


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To Kill A Mockingbird

Harper Lee

NY: J. B. Lippincott, 1960. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). Book Club Edition. 1960 J.B. Lippincott First Book Club edition, printing unknown but only 1960 on the copyright page with no additional printings. It is **SIGNED & INSCRIBED Directly on the ffep, " To Jane Kansas with best wishes, Harper Lee." In addition with the RARE & UNIQUE SIGNATURE of her sister, the late Alice Lee on the dedication page. In a FIRST STATE BC DJ with the Truman Capote quote on the inside front and the Jonathan Daniels quote on the rear inside cover, The Capote picture of Lee is on the rear. In NF/VG+ condition, The HB has the black board and yellow top stain with the merest of edge and corner wear. the DJ has very minor corner and spine end edge wear as well. A TRUE ONE OF A KIND COPY! (COA provided) **BONUS** Receive the 2010 Harper First/First of Scout, ATticus & Boo by Mary McDonagh Murphy & **SIGNED** By Her. In F/F condition. ( A $ 60.00 value) **RIP Nellie** A true American Original!.

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Price: $4,500.00


To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia and New York, 1960 First Edition, First Printing with the words "FIRST EDITION" printed on the copyright page. This ORIGINAL later issue price clipped dustjacket has some wear to the spine and edges. The book is bound in the publisher's cloth with some wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A collectable copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine.

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Price: $4,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird (Original conceptual Pacific title card artwork for the trailer advertising the 1962 film)

Lee, Harper (novel); Horton Foote (screenwriter); Robert Mulligan (director); Gregory Peck, Robert Duvall (starring)

Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1962. Original Pacific Title hand painted artwork for the original trailer advertising the classic 1962 film. In the final trailer, Gregory Peck's name as the lead actor preceded this card, making this a slightly alternate draft of the design. 14 x 20 inches. White gouache on stiff black illustration board. Very Good plus overall, with mounting pinholes at the corners and brief tape remnants on edges. Minor edge bumping and creasing on the lower edge, not affecting the artwork.

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Price: $3,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

Lippincott, 1960 A fine 11th printing inscribed by Harper Lee on the front free endpaper. In a very good jacket marked "Eleventh Printing." Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. Inscribed by Author(s). 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.

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Price: $3,500.00


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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD [WITH SIGNED CARD]

Lee, Harper

London: Heinemann, 1960. First U.K. Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, 296 pages; VG/VG; spine pictorial with black and orange lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; minor bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; small sticker torn off of endpaper, no damage to book, else interior clean and in excellent condition; card containing only Harper Lee's signature protected in books mylar covering; FN consignment; shelved case 3. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.

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Price: $3,250.00


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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

Harper Lee

New York: J. B. Lippincott. 1960. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Copyright page states "Second Impression." in a the scarce original dust jacket. Second Printing stated on the front flap andlacks the Pulitzer Prize seal found on later printings Very Good in a Very Good price clipped dust jacket. Tape marks to boards. ; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .

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Price: $2,700.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

Heinnemann, 1960 First Edition, First Issue with the words "First Published in Great Britain in 1960" printed on the copyright page. A wonderful copy. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL cloth from the publisher with light wear to the boards. The pages are clean with no marks or bookplates in the book. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has the price present with slight wear to the panels. A spectacular copy for this First Edition published in England.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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Price: $2,500.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

LEE, Harper

Toronto and Montreal: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1965. Hardcover. Very Good. First Canadian edition. Octavo. 312pp. Finely-textured orange paper-covered boards, with title and illustration printed in ivory and dark green. Some penciling on the white lettering on the front board and spine, crease on the spine, a near very good without dustwrapper as issued. Published five years after the American and British editions, the Canadian edition of Lee's novel is something of an oddity, published as a school edition with a one-page note about the author and 15 pages of questions for discussion, writing, and reflection. Considerably less common than either of the aforementioned editions, and visually appealing as well.

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Price: $2,500.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

Harper Collins, New York, 1995 First Edition, later printing SIGNED by Harper Lee. This is the 35th Anniversary edition. A beautiful copy with the ORIGINAL dustjacket that is vibrant in color with NO chips or tears. The book is in wonderful shape. The binding is tight with NO cocks or leans. The pages are clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy SIGNED by the author in collector's condition.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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Price: $2,000.00


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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

New York: HarperCollins, 1995 35th Anniversary Edition. First edition thus, later printing. Inscribed by Lee on the half-title: "To Mary Evelyn Hollaway / - best wishes, / Harper Lee". Publisher's black cloth over black boards, metallic copper lettering to the spine; in the original black pictorial dust jacket, with a tree illustration after the original first edition dust jacket art to the front panel. Book fine; price-clipped dust jacket, with some minor creasing to the extremities, else fine. A beautiful copy, inscribed by Lee at a book signing in Lee's hometown, Monroeville, Alabama. To Kill a Mockingbird is a classic Southern Gothic novel that tells the story of protagonist Scout Finch, who is coming of age in the fictional town of Maycomb, Alabama, during the Great Depression. Along with her brother Jem, Scout watches as her father Atticus defends an African-American man who has been falsely accused of raping a white woman during the height of Jim Crow Era racial inequality. Despite its controversial and emotional themes, To Kill a Mockingbird is beloved as a warm and entertaining bildungsroman; Harper Lee loosely based the plot on an event she witnessed as a child in her hometown of Monroeville, Alabama and many of the characters were inspired by her friends, family and neighbors, infusing the novel with the author's sentimental memories of her childhood in the American South. To Kill a Mockingbird was adapted into a film of the same name in 1962 starring Gregory Peck and Mary Badham.. Inscribed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

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To Kill A Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper

New York: HarperCollins, 1999. First edition, first printing of the 40th Anniversary edition of the author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Harper Lee on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The New Yorker declared it "skilled, unpretentious, and totally ingenious". It has gone on to become of the best-loved classics of all time and has been translated into more than forty languages selling more than forty million copies worldwide. Made into the Academy Award-winning film, directed by Robert Mulligan, starring Gregory Peck. It went on to win three Oscars: Best Actor for Gregory Peck, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White, and Best Screenplay for Horton Foote. It was nominated for five more Oscars including Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary Badham, the actress who played Scout. In 1995, the film was listed in the National Film Registry. In 2003, the American Film Institute named Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. In 2007 the film ranked twenty-fifth on the AFI's 10th anniversary list of the greatest American movies of all time. It was named the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians across the country (Library Journal).

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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

HarperCollins Publishers, New York, 1995 First Edition, later printing of the 35th Anniversary edition. This copy is authentically SIGNED by Harper Lee on the half-title. A magnificent dustjacket that is vibrant in color with NO chips or tears. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has the price present on the front flap and looks new. The book is in excellent condition and appears UNREAD. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy SIGNED by the author and includes provenance of the SIGNATURE.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New.

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To Kill A Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

London: Heinemann, 1960. First UK edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. First UK edition of the author's only novel. A classic of American literature. Small unobstrusive bookseller sticker to inside front board else an especially sharp copy. Bright, clean and tightly bound. Price intact dustwrapper is one of the nicest this bookseller has seen with no fade to spine colors. Entirely different design than the American first. An exceptional copy. Source for the film of the same name starring Gregory Peck.

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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

Lee, Harper

NY: HarperCollins, 1995. 35th Anniversary edition, 17th prnt (1998). Signed by Lee on the half-title page in her customary blue ink. Front board lower corner with weak bump; dustjacket spine bottom edge with tiny crease; otherwise, a tight, bright, unread copy in Fine condition in a Fine dustjacket with an archival cover.. Signed by Author. Hardcovers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Anniversary Edition. The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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To Kill a Mockingbird.

LEE, Harper.

New York: Harper & Row, , c.1990. Octavo. Original cream cloth-backed brown boards, spine lettered in bronze. With the dust jacket. A fine copy in the bright jacket, extremities a little rubbed and creased. Later printing, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To John Wing, with my best wishes, Harper Lee".

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To Kill A Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

Harper Collins, New York. 35th Anniversary Edition published 1995. Later printing (22nd). ISBN: 006017322X. Hardcover (15 x 21 cm). Signed by the author on the half title page (see photo). The book and dust jacket are in Fine condition. Quarter-bound black boards with black cloth spine. Copper coloured lettering along spine. Rough cut page fore edges (as published). The dust jacket is protected in an archival (removable) book jacket cover.

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To Kill a Mockingbird (SIGNED)

Lee, Harper

New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers, 1995. 323 pages, 8vo. SIGNED by Harper Lee on bookplate adhered to front endpaper. 35th Anniversary Edition. Jacket price unclipped. 14th Printing. Shelfwear to DJ: light scuffing along edges and covers. DJ in mylar. Light scuffing on cloth boards, edges of boards and spine edges are bumped. Tightly bound, no marks. Volume is in Very Good-plus condition.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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To Kill a Mockingbird

Lee, Harper

Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Harpercollins, 1999. Book. As New. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Collectible Signed by Author on the title page. As New 40th Anniversary Edition. Mylar Cover/Dust Jacket.

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To Kill A Mockingbird

LEE, Harper

London, Heinemann [1960].. First English edition. 8vo. Full red morocco, marbled endpapers, a.e.g. Fine, fresh clean, unfoxed copy. 296 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine.

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To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper Lee

E-37: Harpercollins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1995. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. 8vo. HarperCollins. 1995. 323 pgs. 35th Anniversary Edition/17th Printing. Signed and inscribed by Harper Lee on the half-title page. DJ has light shelf-wear present. Bound in half cloth boards. Boards have light shelf-wear present to the extremities. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. A gripping, heart-wrenching, and wholly remarkable tale of coming-of-age in a South poisoned by virulent prejudice, it views a world of great beauty and savage inequities through the eyes of a young girl, as her father—a crusading local lawyer—risks everything to defend a black man unjustly accused of a terrible crime. Made into the film starring Gregory Peck and a very young Robert Duvall. E-37; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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To Kill A Mockingbird

Harper Lee

First 40th anniversary edition. Signed by the author on the half-title page. Book and dust jacket in fine condition. Housed in a custom-made slipcase.

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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

HARPER LEE

Lippincott, 1960. THIRD PRINTING. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. NF/VG-NEAR FINE CLEAN ATTRACTIVE COPY,NO MARKS MARGINALIA,WRITING,PLATES,ETC.(STATED THIRD PRINTING) WITH VERY GOOD UNCLIPPED JACKET(STATES THIRD PRINTING)-VERY SLIGHT CREASING,EDGE WEAR. TRUMAN CAPOTE PHOTO AND NAME UNDERNEATH. OVERALL AN EXCEPTIONAL THIRD PRINTING OF THE FIRST WITH JACKET! THIS WOULD REALLY LIGHT UP ANY BOOK SHELF.

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To Kill A Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper

New York: HarperCollins, 1995. Early printing of the 35th Anniversary edition of the author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title page, "To Jary and Lola -best wishes, Harper Lee." Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Suzanne Noli. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The New Yorker declared it "skilled, unpretentious, and totally ingenious". It has gone on to become of the best-loved classics of all time and has been translated into more than forty languages selling more than forty million copies worldwide. Made into the Academy Award-winning film, directed by Robert Mulligan, starring Gregory Peck. It went on to win three Oscars: Best Actor for Gregory Peck, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White, and Best Screenplay for Horton Foote. It was nominated for five more Oscars including Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary Badham, the actress who played Scout. In 1995, the film was listed in the National Film Registry. In 2003, the American Film Institute named Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. In 2007 the film ranked twenty-fifth on the AFI's 10th anniversary list of the greatest American movies of all time. It was named the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians across the country (Library Journal).

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To Kill A Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper

New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1995. First edition, early printing of the 35th Anniversary edition of the author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Harper Lee on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The New Yorker declared it "skilled, unpretentious, and totally ingenious". It has gone on to become of the best-loved classics of all time and has been translated into more than forty languages selling more than forty million copies worldwide. Made into the Academy Award-winning film, directed by Robert Mulligan, starring Gregory Peck. It went on to win three Oscars: Best Actor for Gregory Peck, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White, and Best Screenplay for Horton Foote. It was nominated for five more Oscars including Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary Badham, the actress who played Scout. In 1995, the film was listed in the National Film Registry. In 2003, the American Film Institute named Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. In 2007 the film ranked twenty-fifth on the AFI's 10th anniversary list of the greatest American movies of all time. It was named the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians across the country (Library Journal).

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To Kill a Mockingbird

HARPER LEE

NEW YORK: Lippincott, 1960. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Stated first edition second impression . Only weeks after first printing! The exact same exact book! With "Scout" signed autograph(Mary Badham). In good tight 296 page hardcover. This is the real "McKoy" in brown boards over green cloth spine and not a book club or other variant. With stated second printing unclipped good + jacket protected in mylar slip cover to really make this "pop".Great price when compared to first printing costing many thousands more!.

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