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Walker Percy Book Collection including Signed "The Moviegoer"

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Title and Author/Editor The Moviegoer (1980), The Second Coming (1980), Lost in the Cosmos: The Last Self-help Book (1983), Love in the Ruins: The Adventures of a Bad Catholic at a Time Near the End of the World (1971), Lancelot (Walker Percy, 1977)
Genre Literary and Classic, Drama and Tragedy, Science Fiction, Mystery, Crime and Detective
Binding Cloth on board, One quarter cloth with paper boards
Dust Jacket Yes
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Period Late 20th Century
Place of Publication New York
Edition Statement Later Printing, First Printing
Signed Yes
Signed by The Moviegoer is signed and inscribed by Walker Percy to the title page.
Number of Books 5
Additional Notes The first book written by Walker Percy was The Moviegoer which won the National Book Award beating out such favorites as Franny & Zoey, Catch-22 and Revolutionary Road.
  • Everything But The House does not authenticate celebrity memorabilia. Items that are consigned with Certificates or Letters of Authenticity (COA) are listed as such with the item’s description.


- wear to the covers with bumped corners, rubbed edges, fraying and soiling; chipping to the dust jackets; fading to the endpapers; tanning to text and edges; one dust jacket protected by a transparent cover.


1.5" W x 8.75" H x 6.0" D

- measures Love in the Ruins.

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