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The Executioner's Song. by  Norman MAILER - First Edition - 1979 - from Peter Harrington and Biblio.co.uk

The Executioner's Song.

by MAILER, Norman

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company,, 1979. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine in silver and copper, yellow endpapers. With the dust jacket. A superb copy in the dust jacket. First edition, first printing. A beautiful copy.

Norman Mailer was born in 1923 in Long Branch, New Jersey, and grew up in Brooklyn, New York. In 1955, he was one of the co-founders of The Village Voice . He is the author of more than thirty books, including The Naked and the Dead ; The Armies of the Night , for which he won a National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize; The Executioner's Song , for which he won his second Pulitzer Prize; Harlot's Ghost ; Oswald's Tale ; The Gospel According to the Son , The Castle and the Forest and On God . He died in 2007.



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