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    Daniel Keyes. Flowers for Algernon. New York: 1966. First edition. Inscribed.

    More Information: Daniel Keyes. Flowers for Algernon. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1966. First edition. Signed and inscribed to the collector: "For Glynn -- / Good to have / met you at / Pulpcon 2000 -- / All the best / Daniel Keyes / 7/7/00." Octavo. [8], 274 pages. Publisher's full light blue-gray cloth, spine lettered in blue; all edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Minimal shelf wear at extremities of bindings; spine ends slightly pushed or softened; bumping at corners. Normal age toning to edges and interior of text block; one or two tiny spots of soiling to edges. One small spot of soiling to front pastedown; spot at recto of front flyleaf where some kind of marking has been effaced. Slight edge wear to jacket, resulting in a bit of rumpling toward spine ends; one very short tear at top of rear panel; slight rippling to spine panel; general light toning and rubbing at exposed panels. Near fine. Barron, Anatomy of Wonder (1987), 3-228 ("One of SF's truly fine works"); Currey, p. 276. From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection.

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    August, 2019
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