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    Nelson Algren. A Walk on the Wild Side. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Cudahy, [1956]. First edition. Inscribed with a drawing by Algren. Inscribed by Algren on the front free endpaper: "With best/wishes to/Burt Brittan [?]/from/Nelson Algren/NYC/11 Oct. 1975". Beneath this inscription, Algren has included a drawing of a cat. Octavo. 346 pages. Publisher's yellow paper backstrip over blue boards, front board stamped in black and gilt, spine stamped in black and blue. In the publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine toned, joints torn (yet still solid), binding, sunned, rubbed, soiled. Fore-edge of text block soiled. Jacket spine a bit toned, some rubbing, soiling to jacket. Very good.

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