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I Was Dancing by  Edwin O'Connor - First printing. - 1964 - from j. vint books (SKU: 002833)

I Was Dancing

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I Was Dancing

by O'Connor, Edwin

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  • hardcover
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Boston Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1964 Little, Brown and Company , 1964. Very Good. Little, Brown and Company , 1964. Very Good. O'Connor (1918-1968) was the author of such novels as The Last Hurrah (1956) and The Edge of Sadness (1961), both of which cover the subject of Boston and the Irish American middle class. I was Dancing is from 1964, the stated first edition with no additional printings listed. Blue cloth binding with gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no marking inside or out; minor bumping at top and bottom of spine. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean but bumped at spine and worn at extremities. 242 pages


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I Was Dancing
O'Connor, Edwin
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
very good
Quantity available
First printing.
Little, Brown and Company
Place of Publication
Boston Toronto
Date published
5-2012 B
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J. Vint Books...rare, collectable, and lightly used. We are and online bookstore specializing in collectible editions of used and rare fiction, mystery, poetry and young adult literature plus non-fiction in the areas of religion and philosophy, biography, history, and the arts. We love books, obviously for their content, but also for their appearance. What we well reflects those interests. We can be contacted at or by phone at 262-914-7020. If no answer, please leave a message and we will get back to you.


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The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
First Edition
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