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THE FLOATING OPERA [signed]

New York: Doubleday, 1967.

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John Barth
THE FLOATING OPERA
[SIGNED] New York: Doubleday, 1967. First published in 1956 and significantly revised by the author for this edition. An existentialist and nihilist first-person account of protagonist Todd Andrews contemplated suicide. Barth made a number of changes to the text, including restoration of the original ending. Hardcover with dust jacket. 252 pages. Author's signature on title page.



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Octavo 252pp. hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG- condition. Author signed on title page. Dust jacket rubbed, toned, soiled on spine and back cover, chipping to extremities. Black cloth covered boards clean. Text clean. Sturdy binding. Shelve in hardcover fiction.

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