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Smoking the City: Poems by  Bryan McCarthy - Signed First Edition - 1965 - from Eureka Books (SKU: 284214)

Smoking the City: Poems

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Smoking the City: Poems

by McCarthy, Bryan

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McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 88 pages. 5-1/4 by 7-1/4 inches. Poems. First edition (first printing). A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. With a long, rambling inscription by the author to Norman Mailer on the front free endpaper, reading in part: 'I suppose I'm sending you this for the same reason that you sent a book of yours to Ernest Hemingway. There is another motive: the wild thought that you wd be unable to contain your joy whence would come shekels out of the sky for me...'.


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Smoking the City: Poems
McCarthy, Bryan
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Very Good
First Edition
McClelland and Stewart Limited
Date Published

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About Eureka Books

Eureka Books, established in 1987, is a classic antiquarian shop with books in all subjects and price ranges. We're open Monday - Saturday in Old Town Eureka, California.


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First Edition
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