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    "Who is John Galt?"

    Ayn Rand. Atlas Shrugged. New York: Random House, [1967].

    Stated ninth printing, special tenth anniversary edition limited to 2,000 hand-numbered copies signed by Rand on a special limitation page bound in front. Octavo. 1,168 pages.

    Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt on a dark blue background, author's initials to upper board gilt, blue endpapers, and top edge stained blue. Front hinge cracked though contents still sound. Light wear to the boards at the corners. Original mylar protective sheet torn with some loss. In an issue slipcase which is worn, soiled and cracked at the spine. Overall, very good condition.

    Atlas Shrugged is Rand's fourth and last novel, and has seen a resurgence in popularity in the last few years as John Galt has become the symbol of resistance for those who see an increasing incursion of government into culture and industry.

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