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In God We Trust All Others Pay Cash   ("A Christmas Story") by  Jean SHEPHERD - First Edition - 1966 - from abookshop and

In God We Trust All Others Pay Cash ("A Christmas Story")


Condition: Near Fine/Fine

NY: Doubleday, 1966. Previous owner's neat small name to top corner of front free endpaper. Overall, a beautiful, tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket that still maintains the original price of $4.50. A stunning copy of the book that was the basis for the movie "A Christmas Story" that starred Darren McGavin and Peter Billingsley -- and had Jean Shepherd as the able narrator. 264 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.


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