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Small scuff at fore-edge of upper board, otherwise book is fine. Dust jacket lightly rubbed; faint wrinkle on front panel; not price-clipped, presents very nicely in mylar. Bookseller Inventory # GK2124
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Modern Baptists was included in Harold Bloom’s The Western Canon, in GQ magazine’s forty-fifth anniversary issue as one of the best works of fiction in the past forty-five years, and among Toni Morrison’s "favorite works by unsung writers" in U.S. News and World Report.
AUTHOR BIO: James Wilcox is the author of eight novels, including North Gladiola, Miss Undine’s Living Room, Guest of a Sinner, and, most recently, Heavenly Days. He is Robert Penn Warren Professor and director of creative writing at Louisiana State University and lives in Baton Rouge.
From the Publisher: This title is enjoying a renewed interest after the New Yorker article on the author. "Mr. Wilcox has real comic genius. He is a writer to make us all feel hopeful," wrote Anne Tyler in the New York Times Book Review.
Title: Modern Baptists
Publisher: Dial Press, Garden City, New York
Publication Date: 1983
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+
Edition: First Edition.
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