J R. William Gaddis.


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Large 8vo. [9], 5-725, [5] pp. Black cloth with gold lettering on the spine; bright red topstain. Price of $15.00 on front flap of jacket. The author's second novel, winner of the National Book Award. The hardcover first (the book was simultaneously issued in paperback) is uncommon; there may have been as few as 2000 copies printed (Ahearn APG 002c). A handsome copy of one of the important literary works of the twentieth century. The winner of the 1976 National Book Award. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #00004152

A Near Fine book with a bit of foxing to the textblock; jacket is Near Fine with mild fading to the spine panel and miniscule edge wear.

Price: $250.00

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