Appointment in Samarra

By: O'HARA, John

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Book-of-the-Month-Club edition. A facsimile of the original Harcourt, Brace first edition of John O'Hara's first novel, originally published in 1934. Volume bears 1961 date but likely published c.1980s-1990s. This edition wrapped in the classic jacket with illustration by Alfred Maurer, and with a similar-looking title page and copyright page (including erroneous "first edition" statement). Includes laid-in slip providing detail about the W. Somerset Maugham quotation which appears on title page. This work was named to the Modern Library list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling; olive green topstain. --- A clean, firm, bright copy lacking damages worthy of mention. Bright jacket with a hint of sunning to spine, otherwise in excellent shape and in removable archival mylar protector.; Small Octavo - 7-1/2 to 8 in. tall; 301 pages

Title: Appointment in Samarra

Author Name: O'HARA, John

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Edition: BCE

Publisher: Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, Book-of-the-Month Club: [c.1980s-1990s]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 83958