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Lucky Jim

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Lucky Jim

by Amis, Kingsley

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  • Near Fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
Near Fine/Near Fine
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New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., 1954. First Edition Stated. Near Fine, the usual toning at end pages, in a Near Fine dust jacket, light wear at spine ends, 1/4" closed tear bottom edge fron panel. The author's first novel, with dust jacket design by Edward Gorey. A classic of 20th c. British literature. Basis for the 1957 film directed by John Boulting, a 2003 film for TV, and a pair of British TV series in 1967 and 1982. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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On Mar 6 2017, a reader said:
I read this book about 50 years ago and have always thought that it was a very fun read. Now I'm buying it for a couple of friends, because I'm sure that they will enjoy this classic also.

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Lucky Jim
Amis, Kingsley
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
First American Edition
Doubleday & Co., Inc.
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
8vo - over 7¾" - 9&f
0.00 lbs
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Dale Steffey Books, ABAA

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