Appointment in Samarra (Modern Library #42.3)

By: O'HARA, John

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A Modern Library reprint edition of John O'Hara's first novel, first published 1934. The story revolves around the self-destructive actions of Julian English, the wealthy main character in his fictional town of Gibbsville. With a new foreword by Mr. O'Hara. This work was named to the Modern Library list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century. --- In Toledano spine 8 / navy cloth / gilt titling on red spine & cover blocks / traces of red topstain / grey Kent endpapers / lacks the dust jacket. Likely published c.1959 (though 1953 date appears in book). ML #42.3. --- The volume has been exposed to dampness, resulting in mild rippling to most leaves, discoloration to covers and loss of textblock topstain; but the book remains tightly bound, clean and fully readable.; 12mo - 7 to 7-1/2 in. tall; (12), 301 pages

Title: Appointment in Samarra (Modern Library #42.3)

Author Name: O'HARA, John

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Modern Library Editions,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1959]

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 70050