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    Three Modern First Editions, including: Robert Lewis Taylor. The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters. [and:] Edwin O'Connor. The Edge of Sadness. [and:] Walker Percy. The Last Gentleman. All in near fine or better condition; all in dust jackets.

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    This lot contains: Robert Lewis Taylor. The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1958. First edition. Octavo. 544 pages. Publisher's black- and blue-stamped cream cloth. Map endpapers. Very faint cup ring to front board. Light wear to edges and flap folds of dust jacket. Near fine. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. [and:] Edwin O'Connor. The Edge of Sadness. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, [1961]. First edition. Octavo. 460 pages. Publisher's gilt-stamped blue-gray cloth. Cloth faded at very top edge of boards. Faint foxing to rear panel of dust jacket. Fine. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. [and:] Walker Percy. The Last Gentleman. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [1968]. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 409 pages. Publisher's silver-stamped olive green cloth over black blind-stamped paper boards; top edge stained pale green. Green endpapers. Boards lightly scratched; some fading along top and bottom edges of boards. Minor thumbsoiling to bottom page edges. In lightly toned dust jacket. Near fine.



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