Appointment in Samarra: O'Hara, John

Appointment in Samarra

O'Hara, John

Published by Harcourt, Brace, New York, 1934
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O'Hara's first novel, preceded by a shipboard newsletter. Inscribed by O'Hara, I believe to his friend Frankie Cheney (née Frances Davison): "To Frankie -- Whose dear little grandchildren won't understand what A. in S. is all about. (Maybe their grandmother can tell them.) John O'Hara. Sept. 21, 1934". Varnished black cloth, wear at head and tail of spine, gilt dulled, hinges cracking, otherwise a very good copy in lightly worn dust jacket. "Frankie" in pencil on front pastedown endpaper. Acknowledgements slip tipped in before dedication page. Bruccoli A2.1.a. Preserved in a cloth case with leather label. Bookseller Inventory # 23501

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Title: Appointment in Samarra

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace, New York

Publication Date: 1934

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First edition.

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