First Edition Points and Criteria for Atlas Shrugged

Year Published: 1957
Author Last Name: Rand
Author First Name: Ayn
Publisher: Random House
Original Price: $6.95
Pages: 1168

The first edition of this classic Ayn Rand book was published by Random House in 1957. It was 1168 pages long, and the original retail price was $6.95. First edition criteria are: First Printing is stated on the copyright page. Boards are green cloth with author's initials in gold on the front, and spine lettering in black and gold. Top stain is dark (black or blue). Dust jacket has lacks review blurbs, and shows 10/57 on the bottom of the front flap.

Picture of the 1957 first edition dust jacket for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale
Picture of the 1957 first edition dust jacket for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.

Picture of the first edition copyright page for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale
Picture of the first edition copyright page for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.

Picture of dust jacket where original $6.95 price is found for Atlas Shrugged. Photo
Picture of dust jacket where original $6.95 price is found for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.

Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.

Picture of the first edition Random House boards for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of
Picture of the first edition Random House boards for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.

Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of Atlas Shrugged. Photo
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.

Picture of the first edition title page for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale
Picture of the first edition title page for Atlas Shrugged. Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.

Top stain is dark (black or blue).  Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.
Top stain is dark (black or blue). Photo courtesy of Dale Swanton.



Other first edition points for books by Ayn Rand include: The Fountainhead.

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