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    Bradbury's Dandelion Wine, Signed by Him

    Ray Bradbury. Dandelion Wine. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1957. First edition. Signed by Bradbury on the front free endpaper. Octavo. [2, blank], 281, [5, blank] pages. Publisher's full yellow cloth, spine lettered in blue and gilt, dust jacket. Some rubbing to jacket, some faint sticker residue to front jacket panel, one small tear to jacket at upper corner (with accompanying tape repair on verso), minor rubbing to cloth spine, small soiling mark on front board. Still, a near fine copy.

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    Dandelion Wine is the first of many semi-autobiographical works produced by Bradbury throughout his career, and structured much like some of his other longer works, being largely composed of previously published short stories woven together and linked by transitional vignettes. In this novel, Bradbury revisits his Waukegan childhood through the eyes and adventures of 12-year-old Douglas Spaulding (Bradbury's middle name is Douglas) over the course of one glorious summer in Green Town, Illinois.



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    April, 2013
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