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Harlot's Ghost

by Mailer, Norman

Condition: Good/Good


Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Incorporated, 1991. First Edition.. Hardcover. Good/Good. Copyright date is 1991, 1st edition, 2nd printing. Black and grey covering over boards, book has no tears nor any writing, fly leaf has a bend in it. D/j has no tears or bent flaps. Very minor shelf wear to the edges and to the head and tail of the spine. Very solid book. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

"The most daring, ambitious and by far the best written of the several very long, daring and ambitious books Norman Mailer has so far produced....Unlike just about every American writer since Henry James, Mailer has managed to grow and become richer in wisdom with each new book....There can no longer be any doubt that he possesses the largest mind and imagination at work in American literature today."CHICAGO TRIBUNENarrated by Harry Hubbard, a second-generation CIA man, HARLOT'S GHOST looks into the depths of the American soul and the soul of Hugh Tremont Montague, code name Harlot, a CIA man obsessed. And Harry is about to discover how far the madness will go and what it means to the Agency and the country....A Main Selection of the Book-of-the-Month ClubFrom the Trade Paperback edition.


  • Bookseller: mclinhavenbooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000726
  • Title: Harlot's Ghost
  • Author: Mailer, Norman
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0394588320
  • ISBN 13: 9780394588322
  • Publisher: Random House Incorporated
  • Place: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.
  • Date published: 1991
  • Keywords: FICTION
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction;


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