Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2009.
A beautiful first edition/first printing, preceding the trade edition. As New condition, never taken out of its original shrink-wrap. SIGNED by author E. L. Doctorow.
The tale of the Collyer brothers and New York hermits Homer and Langley Collyer, Great War veteran who live on Fifth Avenue and scavenge the streets, hoarding the daily newspapers as research for Langley’s proposed dateless newspaper in the living museum of artifacts.
Contains all of the classic Easton Press trimmings: premium leather; silk moiré endpapers; distinctive design with raised bands. Cover accented in 22KT gold with gilt page edges; satin marker; long-lasting, high quality, acid-neutral paper; sewn pages for strength and durability.