New York Proclaimed. V. S. Pritchett.

New York Proclaimed

Illustrated by Evelyn Hofer Hardcover, New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1965. First Edition. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. SIGNED by author on bookplate of noted collector, Rolland Comstock, on front paste-down endpaper. Stated First American Edition. "He captures the character of the New Yorker, native and adopted - quick, shrewd, exuberant, and prone to exaggeration. He visits his haunts - the hotels, bars, churches, restaurants, subways, shops, and theaters - and notes the striking contrasts of poverty and wealth." Ships same or next business day. Spine is slightly skewed and loose. Minor edge wear. Faded on spine and along head and tail edges of boards. Small tears along head edge of back board. Light soiling and tanning to edges of pages. Otherwise, free from major defect. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. DJ has normal edge and shelf wear. Small tears and creases on corners and spine ends. 1.25-inch tear on head edge of back cover. Slightly tanned. ; B&W and Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 116 pages; Signed by Author. [Item #75780]

Price: $60.00

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