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A Confederate General from Big Sur by  Richard BRAUTIGAN - First Edition - 1964 - from abookshop and

A Confederate General from Big Sur

by BRAUTIGAN, Richard

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine

NY: Grove Press, 1964. Book shows very minor soiling to page edges and the slightest bit of wear to bottom spine end. Overall, a beautiful copy of this first edition of the author's first novel. The true first edition with $3.95 and no statement of the first printing on the copyright page.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

A Confederate General From Big Sur is Richard Brautigan's first novel, published in 1964. The story takes place in 1957. A man named Lee Mellon believes he is a descendant of a Confederate general who was originally from Big Sur. This general is not in any books or records and there is so far no proof of his existence. Although Mellon meets a drifter from the Pacific Northwest who has also heard of this general.


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