First Edition of The Everyman’s Library Edition of The Bascombe Novels; Inscribed by Richard Ford

  • The Bascombe Novels: The Sportswriter, Independence Day, Lay of the Land.

The Bascombe Novels: The Sportswriter, Independence Day, Lay of the Land.

$175.00

Item Number: 4368

New York: Everyman's Library, 2009.

First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author on the title page, “For Larry with gratitude to you Richard Ford.” Fine in a fine dust jacket.

"With a mastery second to none, Richard Ford has created a character we know as well as our next-door neighbors. Frank Bascombe has earned himself a place beside Willy Loman and Harry Angstrom in our literary landscape, but he has done so with a wry wit and a fin de siècle wisdom that is very much his own" (The New York Times Book Review).

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