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A comprehensive collection of more than 65 volumes comprising Vidal's primary publications in first trade editions, including 33 books signed by Vidal (3 being signed Review Copies with promotional materials laid in), Vidal's second book inscribed in the year of publication, and 2 signed, limited editions.

Among the collection's highlights are signed first editions of Vidal’s first three books, Williwaw (Dutton, 1946), In a Yellow Wood (Dutton, 1947), inscribed by the author to Norman Unger in the year of publication, and two copies of The City and the Pillar, a copy of the first edition signed both on the half-title page and again on the title-page, and a signed Review Copy with a promotional photo laid in. Here, too, are Sex Is Politics and Vice Versa (Sylvester & Orphanos, 1979) in the 1/26 lettered, signed limitation and in the 1/300 numbered and signed limitation and The Ladies in the Library and Other Stories, 1/350 numbered copies (the entire edition), signed by Vidal on the title-page. The books are for the most part in uniformly fine condition in dust jackets where called for. A detailed list is available. Extra shipping charges will apply.

Price: $12,500.00

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