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Sometimes a Great Notion by  Ken Kesey - Signed First Edition - 1964 - from Anthony Greene (SKU: 2019-103)

Sometimes a Great Notion

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Sometimes a Great Notion

by Kesey, Ken

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

First edition, first issue with the publisher's logo on the half-title page, blue and green double K design embossed on front cover. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by Ken Kesey on the ffep. Near fine book in a near fine first issue dust jacket with Hank Krangler photo credit. Very light rubbing and wear but an excellent copy.

Synopsis

Sometimes a Great Notion is Ken Kesey's second novel, published in 1964. Although One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is more famous, many critics consider Sometimes a Great Notion his magnum opus. The story revolves around an Oregon logging family that continues to cut trees despite a union strike.

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Details

Bookseller
Anthony Greene US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2019-103
Title
Sometimes a Great Notion
Author
Kesey, Ken
Format/binding
Tight
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Viking, New York
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1964

Terms of Sale

Anthony Greene

A full refund of the purchase price, minus postage costs, will be provided if the seller is notified within 5 days of receipt and the book is returned within 10 days of receipt in the original condition. I prefer to ship international orders by air because of delays and other issues that can frequently occur. I will refund postage overages, after shipping and insurance costs are calculated and confirmed. I do not charge for packing materials or handling.

About the Seller

Anthony Greene

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2019
Portland , Oregon
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About Anthony Greene

I buy and sell books to support a lifelong habit of collecting authors I treasure. I have a passion for story telling and vision. I have a large collection of authors, primarily in modern fiction, non fiction and children's literature. I am releasing many titles back into the world; first editions, many signed, some rare. Hit me up with questions; I will respond as quickly as possible. Thank you for your interest.

Glossary

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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]
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.

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