An Elucidation by Gertrude Stein Printed in Transition April, 1927 [Cover Title]. Gertrude Stein.

An Elucidation by Gertrude Stein Printed in Transition April, 1927 [Cover Title]

[Paris]: [Transition], [1927]. First Edition. Small 8vo (7 5/8 x 5 5/8 inches; 195 x 142 mm), 16 pages, in stapled wrappers. A special supplement to the April, 1927 issue of Transition to correct the botched text of Gertrude Stein's piece, "An Elucidation." Elliot Paul explains in an introduction that the published version, "while containing the correct words, presented them in the wrong order (through an inadvertence in the printing establishment)," whatever that means. Transition was an acclaimed literary journal published in Paris. SCARCE. Item #2158

CONDITION: Handling wear, staining, and soiling to wrappers, internally clean and bright. A Very Good copy.

Price: $100.00

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