THE LIVELY ANATOMY OF GOD

By: Willard, Nancy

Price: $45.00

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Book Condition: Very good


New York: The Eakins Press, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED WITH A DRAWING - Octavo, cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The corners of the covers & the tail of the spine are rubbed. The dust jacket is lightly chipped around the edges with its spine slightly faded. 95 pages plus colophon. Very good.

First edition.

This collection of short stories is inscribed to Alex Roth and signed in full by Nancy Willard on the front endpaper with a quote from Saint-Exupery's Le Petit Prince and a drawing of a horse in purple ink. Laid in is an unsigned, autograph note to Roth scribbled on the bottom of a mechanically reproduced memo: "Alex -- where did you find The Lively Anatomy of God? At a bookshop for Obscure Books?...."

Nancy Willard [b. 1936] won the 1982 Newbery Medal for "A Visit to William Blake's Inn". Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: THE LIVELY ANATOMY OF GOD

Author Name: Willard, Nancy

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: New York: The Eakins Press, (1968).: (1968).

Book Condition: Very good

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 29256

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