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The Black Flower

by Bahr, Howard

Condition: As New/As New

Baltimore, Maryland: The Nautical & Aviation Publishing Company of America., 1997. Book. As New. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Rare, First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in unclipped dustjacket. 266 pages.The true first printing and first state dustjacket. Small first printing of only 3,000 copies. With red, gold, and pink back panel with stars. No price on dj flap. Following blurbs: Book-of-the-Month Club Alternate Selection (June, 1997), Alternate Selection of the Quality Paperback Club (December, 1997) Nominated for the Stephen Crane Award for First Fiction. No quote from Southern Living, that appeared on later state dustjackets. Red boards with gold lettering. In clear protective cover. As new. Unread. From my smoke-free collection. Ships in well-padded box. .


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