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Off a Fire On the Moon

By Mailer, Norman




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Off a Fire on the Moon

Mailer, Norman

Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown and Company, 1970. Minor edge and corner wear, lightly scuffed and scratched, spine is faded, corners are lightly bumped and rubbed, some shelf wear, no dj, ex-library with the usual library markings, overall a nice used copy! Tan cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. 472 historical pages! "Norman, born sign of Aquarius, had been in Mexico when the news came about Hemingway. He had gone through the New York Times to read the well-turned remarks of notables who for the most part had never cared about Papa, not that much! and had one full heart-clot of outraged vanity that the Times never thought to ask his opinion. In fact, he was not certain he could have given it. He was sick in that miasmal and not quite discoverable region between the liver and the soul. Hemingway's suicide left him wedded to horror. It is possible that in the eight years since, he never had a day which was completely free of thoughts of death....." ---- from Chapter 1 (A Loss of Ego).. First Edition / Fourth Printing. Tan Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

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