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    Willa Cather. Obscure Destinies. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1932. First edition, limited to 260 copies, of which this is number 117, signed by the author.

    Tall octavo. 229 pages.

    Quarter vellum and gold-flecked green paper over boards. Gilt-stamped spine and gold and black title label on front cover. Top edge gilt. Uncut Nihon Japan vellum pages. Sewn-in green ribbon marker, fraying at end. A nick and a bump to fore-edge of front board. Bottom edge and extremities lightly worn. Green paper on front and back is faded from top to bottom where paper meets vellum spine. A very good copy in a soiled and splitting publisher's yellow slipcase.


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    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
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