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Catching Fire

Wyatt, Wyatt

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ISBN 10: 0394407644 / ISBN 13: 9780394407647
Published by Random House, 1977
Used Condition: Fine Hardcover
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First Edition (first printing). The debut novel by the author of DEEP IN THE HEART, the story of a "professional writer of canned sermons" who was burned by love -- and vows to never again fall prey to the triumph of animal lust. Near Fine/Very Good + -- a tape repair to a tear to the front free end paper and a very small chip to the lower front dust jacket panel. Inscribed on the half title page, as follows: "For Larry Owens -- with gratitude for your continuing appreciation. Thanks - Wyatt Wyatt March 1995.". Bookseller Inventory # 71572

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Title: Catching Fire

Publisher: Random House

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition.

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Catching Fire is the story of an erstwhile professor of speech and now professional writer of canned sermons: Norman Foreman, who has had the misfortune to have been burned both literally and figuratively, by love, causing him to lose his wife, his home, his job and his navel. Norman has taken a vow: never again, he swears, the beast of desire, never again the triumph of animal lust. Ah, until that day fifteen months, seven days and almost five hours later...

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