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Smiling Through the Apocalypse: Esquire's History of the Sixties. "Kandy-Kolored ...

Smiling Through the Apocalypse: Esquire's History of the Sixties. "Kandy-Kolored Streamline Baby" SIGNED by Tom Wolfe

Wolfe, Tom (and others, edited by Harold Hayes)

ISBN 10: 0841500029 / ISBN 13: 9780841500020
Published by McCall Pub Co. New York, 1969
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Octavo, 981p. Bright orange cloth in white illustrated dust jacket. A wonderful compilation of articles from 1960s "Esquire" by various authors, THIS COPY SIGNED BY TOM WOLFE (in my presence) on page 561 at the head of his 22 page article "There Goes (Varoom!.) That Kandy-Kolored. Streamline Baby. ." reprinted here from it's original first appearance in the Nov. 1963 Esquire, which article, revised and expanded, became his first book of a similar title. A scarce, probably unique, Tom Wolfe signed appearance. Book is VG+, dj slightly rubbed and foxed, VG in clear wrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 903

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Title: Smiling Through the Apocalypse: Esquire's ...

Publisher: McCall Pub Co. New York

Publication Date: 1969

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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"A Baedeker of our eight-lane freeway to hell, one of the most breath-stopping, side-splitting, murderously significant anthologies ever published." -The New York Times

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