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Metropolitan Life by  Fran LEBOWITZ - Hardcover - Fifth Edition - 1978 - from abookshop and

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Metropolitan Life


Condition: Near Fine/Very Good ++

NY: Dutton, 1978. Bound in black cloth over orange boards, stamped in gold in bright orange and yellow (first state) dust jacket that shows one minor diangonal creast to front flap. This is the fifth prinint (number line ending in "5") that is in the same format as the first edition. The author's first book. 177 pp. . Fifth Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good ++.

  • Bookseller: abookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5055325
  • Title: Metropolitan Life
  • Author: LEBOWITZ, Fran
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good ++
  • Edition: Fifth Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0525155627
  • ISBN 13:9780525155621
  • Publisher: Dutton
  • Place: NY
  • Date published: 1978
  • Keywords: Essays
  • Bookseller catalogs: Essays;


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