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    Inscribed by Naipaul

    V. S. Naipaul. A House for Biswas. New York Toronto London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., [1961]. First edition. Inscribed and signed by Naipaul on the title page in 2002. Octavo. 531 pages. Publisher's dark green buckram with lighter green spine titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Minor edge wear to the boards. Spine ends lightly bumped. Light dust-soiling to the text edges. Minor dust-soiling and edge wear to the jacket, with two tiny chips to the top edge. Bottom corner of front flap clipped, but $5.95 price remains at the top corner. Overall, a tight, square copy in near fine condition. Number 72 on the Modern Library's list of the 100 best English-language novels of the twentieth century.

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