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O. Henry Memorial Award: Prize Stories of 1946

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O. Henry Memorial Award: Prize Stories of 1946

by Herschel Brickell [editor]; John Berryman; Kay Boyle; Dorothy Canfield; Truman Capote; Patricia Highsmith; Marjorie Kinnan RawlingsIrwin Shaw; Eudora Welty; Jessamyn West and Others

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company Inc., 1946. Patricia Highsmith's contribution "The Heroine" was first published in Harper's Bazaar magazine, this may be her first story published in book form. Truman Capote's contribution "Miriam" also very early work published in book form. Nice clean copy, black cloth with bright titles in gilt on spine, solid binding, former owner's name and date Dec. 25, 1946 on front pastedown, mostly hidden by the dust jacket flap. Dust jacket has a few short closed edge tears, chip at base of spine, mild fading of the spine panel, presents well in a new mylar sleeve. . First Edition Stated. Hardcover. Very Good +/Good+.

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Bookseller Inventory #
011903
Title
O. Henry Memorial Award: Prize Stories of 1946
Author
Herschel Brickell [editor]; John Berryman; Kay Boyle; Dorothy Canfield; Truman Capote; Patricia Highsmith; Marjorie Kinnan RawlingsIrwin Shaw; Eudora Welty; Jessamyn West and Others
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Jacket condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition Stated
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday & Company Inc.
Place of Publication
Garden City, New York
Date published
1946

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