"It may be the bloodiest book since The Iliad."Cormac McCarthy. Blood Meridian. New York: Random House, 1985.
First edition. Octavo. 337 pages.
Red cloth over boards. Gilt lettering to spine. A wonderful copy in fine condition of one of McCarthy's most sought-after books.
Richard B. Woodward, writing in the New York Times, noted that the "collision between the inflated prose of the 19th-century and nasty reality gives Blood Meridian its strange, hellish character. It may be the bloodiest book since The Iliad."
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