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    Bernard Malamud. The Natural. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1952]. First edition, advance copy with notice tipped in at front free endpaper. Octavo. 237, [3, blank] pages. Publisher's gray boards, one of three variants with no priority, spine lettered in gilt, in original dust jacket which is slightly shorter than book. Front board very lightly soiled with just a small white blemish, top edge faintly sunned. Tiny stain to verso of title leaf with light offsetting to adjacent pages. Dust jacket edges lightly worn, particularly at spine ends, with a short closed tear to bottom edge of front panel, faint splash visible only on verso, price-clipped. Still, a near fine copy. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.

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