Post-modern Fiction, First Editions, Twenty-seven Volumes, including: Jean Genet's Querelle, New York: Grove, , stated first printing; Norman O. Brown's Love's Body, New York: Random House, 1966, stated first printing; Lawrence Durrell's Nunquam, New York: Dutton, 1970, stated first American edition; Philip Roth's The Great American Novel, New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1973, stated first edition; Tom Robbins's Jitterbug Perfume, New York: Bantam, 1984, first edition, inscribed; J.G. Ballard's The Crystal World, New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, ; Donald Barthelme's Great Days, New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, , two copies; Hunter S. Thompson's The Great Shark Hunt, New York: Rolling Stone Press, Summit Books, 1979, first edition; and two copies of the same author's Hell's Angels, New York: Random House, ; Ishmael Reed's Conjure, Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1972, first edition; William S. Burroughs's Nova Express, New York: Grove, 1964, stated first printing; and The Last Words of Dutch Schultz, by the same author, New York: Viking, ; John Hawkes's Travesty, London: Chatto & Windus, 1970, first English edition, two copies; Carlos Castaneda's Tales of Power, The Second Ring of Power, and The Eagle's Gift; two copies of John Barth's Letters, New York: Putnam, ; Mario Vargas Llosa's The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta, New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986; Gabriel Garcia Marquez's News of a Kidnapping, New York: Knopf, 1997, stated first American edition, and three other titles; all in very good publisher's cloth and dust jackets.
Provenance: The Estate of Stratford W. Carter, Boston, Massachusetts.
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