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Sometimes a Great Notion

Sometimes a Great Notion

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Sometimes a Great Notion

by Kesey, Ken

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  • Hardcover
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About This Item

New York: The Viking Press, 1964. First Edition, First Issue, with the ublisher's imprint on half title; no second half-title, photographer's name spelled "Hank Krangler" on rear flap of jacket, two line author bio rear flap. Kesey's second novel, filmed in 1971, starring Paul Newman, Henry Fonda, and Lee Remick. Near Fine, top edge lightly soiled, in a Very Good dust jacket, small chips and small closed edge tears. .. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

Sometimes a Great Notion is Ken Kesey's second novel, published in 1964. Although One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is more famous, many critics consider Sometimes a Great Notion his magnum opus. The story revolves around an Oregon logging family that continues to cut trees despite a union strike.

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
010194
Title
Sometimes a Great Notion
Author
Kesey, Ken
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
The Viking Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1964
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9&f
Weight
0.00 lbs
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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Dale Steffey Books, ABAA

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Fine
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