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    Flannery O'Connor. The Violent Bear It Away. New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1960.

    First edition. Signed and dated by the author in red ink on the title page. Octavo. 243 pages. Dust jacket designed by Milton Glaser.

    Original cloth backstrip and red paper over boards. Spine panel slightly spotted, else trivial shelf wear to boards, in a beautiful dust jacket with only minor toning to the inside edges. Offered in a beautiful black clamshell case with titles stamped in gilt on leather spine labels. A fine copy.

    The author's second (and last) novel, signed copies of which are quite rare.


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    June, 2009
    16th-17th Tuesday-Wednesday
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