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GENIUS AND LUST. A JOURNEY THROUGH THE MAJOR WRITINGS OF HENRY MILLER by  Norman MAILER - Signed First Edition - 1976 - from Hardy Books (SKU: 2023)

GENIUS AND LUST. A JOURNEY THROUGH THE MAJOR WRITINGS OF HENRY MILLER

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GENIUS AND LUST. A JOURNEY THROUGH THE MAJOR WRITINGS OF HENRY MILLER

by MAILER, Norman

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
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About This Item

New York: Grove Press, Inc, 1976. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. (xv) 576 pages. SIGNED by Henry Miller in ink on a front free endpaper, "Henry Miller / 11/28/76". Illustrated unclipped dust jacket, including drawing of Henry Miller by Norris Church, who was Mrs. Norman Mailer. Cloth. 6 1/2" x 9 1/2". Appendix: Chronology of Henry Miller's Life. From the back jacket flap: "Mailer's brilliant and passionate advocacy of Miller's genius and place in the context of American writing--coupled with his choice selections of Miller's work to bolster his claims for Miller's unique position--makes accessible for a new generation of American readers some of the most extraordinary prose to be found in the English language." A Near Fine copy (spotted page edges) in a Very Good Plus of better dust jacket (spine sunned as usual), now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books via media mail to any United States address.

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Bookseller
Hardy Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2023
Title
GENIUS AND LUST. A JOURNEY THROUGH THE MAJOR WRITINGS OF HENRY MILLER
Author
MAILER, Norman
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good Plus
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Grove Press, Inc
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1976
Bookseller catalogs
Signed Books; Books About Books;

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About Hardy Books

Hardy Books is a rare and out-of-print book and ephemera seller located in Nevada City, California, in the heart of the California Northern Mines Gold Country. We are part of the "Gold Cities Book Town" which is comprised of Nevada City and Grass Valley, California.We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA) and follow the IOBA Code of Ethics.
Our specialties are Californiana, Western Americana, Books About Books, Fine Press, Original Posters and Movie books, photos and ephemera.

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