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    Four First Editions from Literary Giants, including: W. Somerset Maugham. The Hour Before the Dawn. 1942. [and:] Agatha Christie. At Bertram's Hotel. [1965]. [and:] Joyce Carol Oates. Them. [1969]. Signed. [and:] Walker Percy. The Second Coming. [1980]. Signed. All very good or better in dust jackets.

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    Four Modern First Editions, including: W. Somerset Maugham. The Hour Before the Dawn. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1942. [and:] Agatha Christie. At Bertram's Hotel. New York: Dodd, Mead, [1965]. [and:] Joyce Carol Oates. Them. New York: Vanguard Press, [1969]. Signed. Winner of National Book Award in 1970. [and:] Walker Percy. The Second Coming. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [1980]. Signed. All volumes in this lot are in dust jacket and in very good or better condition.



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