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HOCUS POCUS - A Novel by  Kurt Jr Vonnegut - First Edition - 1990 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe (SKU: 221460)

HOCUS POCUS - A Novel

HOCUS POCUS - A Novel by  Kurt Jr Vonnegut - First Edition - 1990 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe (SKU: 221460)

HOCUS POCUS - A Novel

by Vonnegut, Kurt Jr

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  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good+/Very Good+
ISBN 10
0399135243
ISBN 13
9780399135248
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1990. 302 pp. Quarter-bound in white cloth on white boards; decorated in copper on the front panel and spine; yellow endpapers; headband. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket with a very faint mark on the upper right of the front panel; price intact; no interior markings. A small, exclusive college in upstate New York is nestled along the frozen shores of Lake Mohiga . . . and directly across from a privately owned, maximum-security prison. The two institutions manage to co-exist peacefully, until 10,000 prisoners break out and head directly for the college.... First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Illus. by Paul Bacon;. 8vo. Book.

Synopsis

From the author of Timequake, this "irresistible" novel (Cleveland Plain Dealer) tells the story of Eugene Debs Hartke-Vietnam veteran, jazz pianist, college professor, and prognosticator of the apocalypse. It's "Vonnegut's best novel in years-funny and prophetic...something special." (The Nation)

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bookseller
W. Fraser Sandercombe CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
221460
Title
HOCUS POCUS - A Novel
Author
Vonnegut, Kurt Jr
Illustrator
Paul Bacon;
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0399135243
ISBN 13
9780399135248
Publisher
G. P. Putnam's Sons
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1990
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;
Size
8vo

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We are primarily an Internet-only bookstore, selling on-line for over twenty-three years; our shop can, however, be visited by appointment through an e-mail. We specialize in First Editions and collectible books (and usually have around 500 signed editions in stock at any given moment) ranging through most of the genres: Fantasy; Horror; Science Fiction; Mysteries; and a good selection of Literature; Historical Adventure; History; Outdoors; True Crime; and Assorted Non-fiction. We stock roughly 9000 books and add to our catalogues regularly.

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