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    Richard Fariña. Pair of Random House Books. New York: [1966-1969]. First editions.

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    Richard Fariña. Pair of Books. New York: Random House. Titles include: Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me. [1966]. First edition. Octavo. [4, blank], xii, 329, [330, 331], [5, blank] pages. Publisher's quarter vivid green cloth over paper-covered board, spine lettered in black, yellow and white, top edge black, dust jacket. Boards slightly splayed, board edges a touch soiled, upper corners a bit bumped, tail of spine lightly stained affecting tail of text block. Text block lightly dust soiled. Dust jacket price-clipped, recto moderately rubbed and soiled. [and:] Long Time Coming and a Long Time Gone. [1969]. First edition. Octavo. [1, blank], [1, list of books by Fariña], xii, [xiii, xiv], 268, [269-272] Publisher's black cloth, front board stamped in copper, spine lettered in silver and copper, top edge red, dust jacket. Board edges modestly rubbed with upper edges faintly sun-faded, tail of spine a tad bumped. Text block edges lightly toned. Jacket edges lightly worn, front flap slightly creased on lower corner, spine panel verso stained on tail. A pair of very good copies. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.



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