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    John Cheever. Group of Eleven Books of Prose. [Various: 1943-1978]. Most first editions, one Lord John edition, three review copies and three signed copies. Octavos. Publisher's bindings, in original jackets when called for (except The Way Some People Live). Mild shelfwear. Near fine or better. From the private collection of Stephen Lyle Boyd.

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    The Way Some People Live. New York: Random House, 1943. First edition. The Enormous Radio and Other Stories. New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1953. First edition, review copy. The Wapshot Chronicle. New York: Harper, 1957. First edition. The Housebreaker of Shady Hill and Other Stories. New York: Harper, 1958. First edition, review copy, signed. Some People, Places and Things That Will Not Appear In My Next Novel. New York: Harper, 1961. First edition. The Brigadier and the Golf Widow. New York: Harper and Row, 1964. First edition. The Wapshot Scandal. New York: Harper and Row, 1964. First edition, review copy. Bullet Park. New York: Knopf, 1969. First edition, signed. The World of Apples. New York: Knopf, 1973. First edition. Falconer. New York: Knopf, 1977. First edition. The Day the Pig Fell into the Well. Northridge: Lord John Press, 1978. Limited to 235 copies and signed.



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