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    Inscribed by Cormac McCarthy, with Two Signatures

    Cormac McCarthy. Blood Meridian or The Evening Redness in the West. New York: Random House, [1985]. First edition of the author's fifth novel. Presentation copy inscribed by McCarthy on the front half-title: "For Jimmy / EL PASO/SEPTEMBER 18, 1990/All the best from/your old friend/Cormac". In addition, McCarthy has signed the title-page. Octavo. [x], 337, [3, blank] pages. Publisher's red cloth backstrip over red paper boards, spine ruled in red and lettered in gilt, dust jacket. Light rubbing and toning to jacket at edges. A fine copy with an excellent inscription and two signatures.




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    April, 2015
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