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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. First edition. John Barth's copy, his signature on the half-title. Original cloth, gilt lettered, decorated in blind on the front cover, 276 pp. Laid in is a printed slip from the National Institute of Arts and Letters - "To be read by the award committee for literature". Apparently, Barth was a judge. Anne Tyler won one of these awards, meant to recognize and encourage young artists, in 1977. This copy is misbound - about 20 pages missing from near the center. A little wear to top and bottom edges, Very Good.
Title: Celestial Navigation.
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: [barth,john]annetyler.85newyork:alfreda.knopf,19