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    First Book in Updike's Famous Rabbit Series in a Gorgeous Bayntun-Riviere Binding

    John Updike. Rabbit, Run. New York: Knopf, 1960. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 307 pages. Custom bound by Bayntun-Riviere in full tan morocco, the boards onlaid with dark blue leather rectangles and tooled with gilt and blind fillets giving the outline of a basketball court, the spine lettered in gilt on a circular dark blue leather label, leather joints, blue Fabriano paper doublures and endpapers, all edges gilt. Held in a cloth clam-shell box. Fine. From the collection of Alexander J. Jemal, Jr.

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    April, 2014
    2nd Wednesday
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