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      Sale 2355 | Lot 192
      Price Realized: $9,375With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2355 Lot 192

        INSCRIBED TO HER PROFESSOR AND FRIEND O'CONNOR, FLANNERY. A Good Man is Hard to Find. 8vo, black cloth lettered in pink and yellow, light rubbing to spine tips; dust jacket, spine panel lightly faded with small chip along head. first edition, first issue (with "tyring" on line 25. p.125). New York: Harcourt, Brace and company, (1955)

        Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

        excellent association copy, inscribed to george haslam in the year of publication ("June 1955") in blue pen on front pastedown. "'Uncle George' Haslam was an instructor in Journalism during O'Connor's career at Georgia State College for Women (as it was then called), advisor to the school newspaper called The Corinthian, in which she wrote, and occasional dinner guest with the O'Connor family" (Edmonson, p. 190).

        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $9,375