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Omensetter's Luck by  WILLIAM H GASS - First Edition, First Printing - 1966 - from Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

Omensetter's Luck

by GASS, WILLIAM H

Condition: Fine in original cloth backed boards and just about fine dust jacket, two very short tears to foot of spine.


New York: New American Library, 1966. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original cloth backed boards and just about fine dust jacket, two very short tears to foot of spine.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.75 in. 304 pp. First edition of his first book. Complimentary copy with laid in publisher's slip.



  • Bookseller: Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 28974
  • Title: Omensetter's Luck
  • Author: GASS, WILLIAM H
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in original cloth backed boards and just about fine dust jacket, two very short tears to foot of spine.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: New American Library
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1966
  • Bookseller catalogs: AMERICAN LITERATURE;


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