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    Inscribed and Signed by Percy Twice

    Walker Percy. The Moviegoer. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. First edition. Inscribed and signed by Percy on the front free endpaper, "Walker Percy/to Gail[?] Davis/November 20, 1963". Also signed by Percy on the title-page. Octavo. [xii], [244] pages. Publisher's red cloth backstrip over blue-gray paper boards, decoratively stamped in black on the front board and spine, with gilt spine titles. In the original dust jacket. Jacket spine barely sunned, two tears to upper jacket near joints, some rubbing and mild wear to jacket, cloth spine rubbed , some rubbing to binding, upper front corner bumped, some foxing to endleaves, erasure on front pastedown. Overall, a very good copy of a title that is rarely seen signed (let alone signed twice).

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    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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