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Princeton, NJ: The Ampersand Press, . First Edition Cloth. Copy #300 of 325 printed at the Van Vechten Press. INSCRIBED and SIGNED as "Freddy" by one of the 9 contributors, Frederick Buechner, on the endpaper to the poet William Meredith at Christmas 1947. A poem by another contributor, A. R. Towers, also has a brief inscription to Meredith. Laid in is an AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED from Buechner as "Freddy" at Christmas 1949 complimenting Meredith on his poem about the Brooklyn Bridge and discussing some personal matters, along with an announcement to meet Buechner at a Knopf event for his novel A LONG DAY'S DYING and a Christmas gift tag as well as a brief AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED by another contributor, Robert Zufall. Some edgewear. Very Good, likely issued without a dustwrapper (Item ID: 018035)


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