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Rising Up and Rising Down by  William T Vollmann - Signed - 2003 - from The Haunted Bookshop, LLC (SKU: 030822)

Rising Up and Rising Down

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Rising Up and Rising Down

by Vollmann, William T

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San Francisco: McSweeney, 2003. Signed by the author at the title page of Volume MC (the "Moral Calculus" index/annotations volume), this copy is crisp, bright, and clean as new. Complete in seven volumes (numbered I-VI plus MC), each volume bound in black cloth and titled in gilt at front and spine, in a burgundy slipcase with gilt titles at both ends. Illustrated with black-and-white photographic and drawn illustrations.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover in Slipcase. As New/As New.


Rising Up and Rising Down: Some Thoughts on Violence, Freedom and Urgent Means is a seven-volume treatise on the subject of violence by American author William T. Vollmann. First published by McSweeney's in November 2003, it was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award. A single-volume condensed version was published at the end of the year by Ecco Press, an abridgment Vollmann explained by saying, "I did it for the money.


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Rising Up and Rising Down
Vollmann, William T
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About The Haunted Bookshop, LLC

The Haunted Bookshop is an open shop with over 40,000 quality used, out-of-print, and antiquarian titles for students, scholars, collectors, artists, families and children. The store has been in business for over 35 years, now in a historic home near downtown Iowa City. Our open hours are 10-8 daily.


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