New York: Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence, (1978) . 1978.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. First Edition of Tim O'Brien's National Book Award-winning novel, a key title in the literature of the Viet Nam War, Inscribed by him on the front free endpaper. "To Lloyd Le Dont, With thanks and best wishes, Tim." 8vo. 338 pp. A fine copy in teal cloth, (a hint of fade to the front and back boards), gilt titles to the spine in a near fine pictorial dustwrapper. "It won't do the Vietnam dead much good to know that here is a novel that makes us think of Hemingway, but survivors should certainly take note of the highly original work by Tim O' Brien.To call "Going After Cacciato" a novel about war is like calling "Moby Dick" a novel about whales." Richard Freedman, The New York Times.
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