Item #140945522 Fat City. Leonard Gardner.
Fat City
Fat City
Fat City
Fat City
Fat City

Fat City

New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1969.

First edition. Signed by Leonard Gardner on the title page; flyer for Stockton Public Library author event presumably book was signed at laid in. [iv], 183 pp. Bound in publisher's paper-covered boards with orange cloth backstrip with black and white spine lettering, black topstain. Near Fine with toning along bottom edge, small stain dot to fore edge, in Very Good+ unclipped dust jacket with a little sunning to spine panel, two tiny stains to front panel. Nice shape overall.

The author's first and only novel, a gritty story of two boxers in Stockton, California. It inspired the acclaimed 1972 John Huston film by the same name. Uncommon signed. Item #140945522

Price: $600.00

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