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												Somebody In Boots (Inscribed) by  Nelson Algren
	 - Signed First Edition
			 - 1935
		 - from Derringer Books (SKU: 10407)

Somebody In Boots (Inscribed)

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Somebody In Boots (Inscribed)

by Algren, Nelson

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About This Item

New York: Vanguard Press, 1935. First edition. Cloth. Good. First edition of the author's first book. This copy in good condition with wear to covers. Prior ownership stamp to inside front pastedown and a handwritten price on the half-title page. While condition of this book is ordinary, it is very nicely INSCRIBED by Algren to friend and fellow New York artist, Richard Merkin on the front endpaper. Algren has added his customary drawing of a cat next to the inscription. Lacking rare dustwrapper. Inscribed copies of this title are by no means common.

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bookseller
Derringer Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
10407
Title
Somebody In Boots (Inscribed)
Author
Algren, Nelson
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Publisher
Vanguard Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1935
Keywords
Literature, First Book, Inscribed
Bookseller catalogs
Modern Literature / First Editions;

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
inscribed
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has... [More]
dustwrapper
Also known as book jacket, dust cover, or dust wrapper, a dust jacket is a protective and decorative cover for a book that is... [More]
First Edition
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