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    Joseph Heller. The Texan. [From Catch-22]. [N.p.: n.d.]. Signed fair-copy typescript of one page of chapter one, "The Texan," from the novel Catch-22. Signed at the conclusion in black ink, "Joseph Heller." Fine.

    More Information: "It was love at first sight. The first time Yossarian saw the chaplain he fell madly in love with him." (8.5 x 11 inches). From Heller's classic antiwar novel Catch-22, which is a general critique of bureaucratic systems and logic. The title phrase describes a "no-win situation" in common idiomatic usage. Signed at the conclusion in black ink, "Joseph Heller." A fine example.

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    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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