Nevermore

By: Hjortsberg, William

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Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 290. Association copy: Signed and inscribed by author on title page to acclaimed novelist Richard S. Wheeler (from his estate): "For Dick, whose discipline is a great inspiration -- with admiration and affection -- Gatz, Livingston, MT 5/31/98." Hjortsberg also signed his full name above the title (He was known as "Gatz" to his friends). Wheeler and Gatz were good friends and members of the strong community of writers in Livingston, Montana, centered around Glenn's Bar, and before that, Russell Chatham's Bar & Grille. White boards with gilt spine titling. White and gold jacket with photograph of Houdini. Deckle edge. Minor bumping to spine ends and light rubbing to jacket. The adventurous and madcap mystery thriller teams together Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Harry Houdini and the ghost of Edgar Allen Poe to find a killer who imitates the murders from various Poe stories. Gatz is also well-known as the author of Falling Angel (on which the film Angel Heart was based) and the definitive biography of his friend Richard Brautigan, Jubilee Hitchhiker. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: Nevermore

Author Name: Hjortsberg, William

Categories: Literature,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly: 1994

ISBN Number: 0871135795

ISBN Number 13: 9780871135797

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near fine

Jacket Condition: Near fine

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 28761