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Title: Stories. Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy. Publication Date: 1956. Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Signed: Signed by Author(s). Edition: 1st Edition. This is the stated First Printing, published by Farrar, Straus and Cudahy in 1956, of "Stories" the collection of short stories by four writers, Jean Stafford, John Cheever, Daniel Fuchs and William Maxwell. This copy has its original dust jacket, which is good overall, but with shallow edge wear, in particular missing material at the top and bottom of the spine area. There are n no notable stains, or fade to the art and lettering. The price is not clipped. The cover, green boards, yellow spine with black lettering, is in very good condition. There is shallow wear to the ends of the spine, which is straight, and on which the lettering is unfaded. There are no stains or notable tears. The front end page has a brief inscription, signed by William Maxwell. This is dated March, 1957. The pages (309) are clean throughout the book, with no stains or scuffs, no tears or creases. The only writing is Maxwell's. There are no stamps or other attachments. The binding is tight, with no loose or missing pages.

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    Stories William Maxwell First Printing Signed

    Estimate $75 - $150Sep 30, 2017
    Starting Price $1
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    Ships fromJasper52 seller #18086 in Connecticut
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    Auction Curated By:
    Scott Brasseur
    Book & Ephemera Specialist
    Beth Brasseur
    Book & Ephemera Specialist