By Gore Vidal
New York   E. P. Dutton & Company
8" by 5.5" 253pp.
The first edition of this novel centering on the relationship between a mother and her son, written by Gore Vidal, with a signed note from the author tipped-in.
By Gore Vidal

1949 The Season of Comfort

New York   E. P. Dutton & Company
8" by 5.5" 253pp.
The first edition of this novel centering on the relationship between a mother and her son, written by Gore Vidal, with a signed note from the author tipped-in.
£195.00
: 0.5kgs / : 904Q4

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First Edition, Signed, With Dustwrapper

The first edition.

With a note tipped-in to the half title page, reading 'Jay from Gore', possibly inscribed to his close friend and fellow American author, Jay Parini.

Written by American author, Eugene Luther Gore Vidal, who was known for his memorable wit and for his heavy involvement in American politics.

'The Season of Comfort' explores the relationship between mother and son, with a strong focus on the emotional conflict centered around the son's urge to distance himself from a potentially toxic relationship.

Bound in the publisher's original cloth, with the original, unclipped dust wrapper.

Condition

Bound in the publisher's original cloth, with the original, unclipped dust wrapper. Externally, excellent, with minor shelf wear only. Dust wrapper is very good, with light edge war and the odd chip. Light creasing and a little rubbing to the wraps, with sunning to the spine and boards. Small tide mark and a little offsetting to the rear board. Small clip to the rear flyleaf. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean, with the author's inscription tipped-in to the half title. Light handling marks to the title page.

Near Fine

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