"The Rediscovery Of A Great American Novel" (front flap)
THE STONES OF SUMMER
By Dow Mossman, with introduction by John Seelye
First printing of the Lost Books Club edition (second overall), a long out-of-print modern classic that served as inspiration for the documentary "The Stone Reader."
Fine in fine jacket.
THE STONES OF SUMMER
The coming of age of a "wise and sometimes wild child [...] as he weathers the absurdities of Fifties adolescence in the American heartland."
New York: Barnes and Noble, 2003. 9.75'' x 7.25''. Original white cloth stamped in navy. In original unclipped ($19.95) color photographic dust jacket designed by Amy C. King. Fore-edge machine deckle. xiv, 586,  pages. Dated and signed by Mossman to title page in year of publication. Bright, tight, clean, and sound.
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