First Edition of John Kennedy Toole's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel A Confederacy of Dunces; Signed by Walker Percy
A Confederacy of Dunces.
Toole, John Kennedy; Introduction by Walker Percy.$7,800.00
Item Number: 24080
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1980.
First edition of the author’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Walker Percy on the title page, who wrote the introduction and upon his insistence had it published. Near fine in near fine first issue dust jacket. A very nice example, uncommon signed.
“A masterwork . . . the novel astonishes with its inventiveness . . . it is nothing less than a grand comic fugue" (The New York Times Book Review).