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    J.G. Ballard. The Drought. London: 1965. First edition. Signed.

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    J.G. Ballard. The Drought. London: Jonathan Cape, 1965. First edition. Signed. Octavo. 252 pages. Publisher's full brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt; all edges trimmed, top edge stained red; original illustrated dust jacket. Bottom end of spine pushed and a bit discolored; soft bump to bottom edge of front board. Brown speckle-soiling scattered across top edge of text block; couple of small stains at bottom of fore-edge; small bump to bottom corner of text block visible at majority of page corners. Light wear at spine ends; mild rubbing to exposed panels; minor wear and soft creasing at flap folds; top edges of flaps just a touch rumpled; flaps clipped. Small spot of foxing at verso of spine panel. From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection.

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    August, 2019
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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