Archer City, TX: Three Dog Press, 2006. Deluxe Edition. Deluxe edition of the trade paperback, copy #65 of 200. 8"x11.5"x 2.75" pine box containing items related to McMurtry's life as a bookseller, which started out as a bricks & mortar shop called Booked Up, in Washington D. C. The contents of the box consist of: a signed copy of The Bookman in handsewn wrappers; eight 4"x6" glossy photos of McMurtry; a facsimile copy of Washington D. C. branch of Booked Up's Permanent Want List; a business card for the Archer City branch of Booked Up; 5) a bumper sticker for the Archer City branch of Booked Up (folded once to fit in the box), and a blue-and-white pig logo sticker for Booked Up. Also a piece of burlap, used to fill the empty space in the box and a piece of string used to tie the items in a bundle. First edition (first printing). Box and contents fine and UNOPENED. Photos are for reference only. Decorative bellyband with paper label and limitation number (#65). Bookman is SIGNED by Bonner and McMurtry. Items all fine & unopened in sealed box.
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