V., Thomas Pynchon
Advance reading copy of Pynchon's debut novel, winner of the William Faulkner Foundation Award for best debut novel and nominated for a National Book Award.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1963. Original grey printed wraps; pp. 492. A very good copy showing minimal shelfwear with a faint, small crease to front corner. Spine sunned with a bit of creasing, some scattered discoloration to topstain and a minor stain to the corner of the last page. Quite a nice copy, protected in a removable archival jacket.