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    Review Copy of Thomas Pynchon's V.

    Thomas Pynchon. V. A Novel. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, [1963]. First edition, first printing, in first issue dust jacket (with "contents" on the rear jacket panel instead of reviews). Review copy, with the publisher's compliments slip (from Michael Maynard, presumably an editor or publicist at Lippincott) laid-in. Octavo. 492, [4, blank] pages. Publisher's full lavender cloth, front board stamped in blind, spine lettered in silver, dust jacket. Jacket spine a bit sunned, some minor wear to jacket, corners bumped, light rubbing to binding. Overall, a near fine copy. Housed in custom cloth clamshell case.
    From the Palo Alto Collection of Modern Literature.


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    April, 2015
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