New York: Lippincott, 1963. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Lilac cloth with top edge stained a dark charcoal gray. A near fine book in a very good plus, first state dust jacket. Minor edgewear and a couple of short tears to the jacket. Price clipped. Some light sunning to the spine and light soiling to the rear panel. This is first state dust jacket with the chapter headings on the rear panel. Pynchon's debut novel won the William Faulkner Foundation Award for best debut novel. It is the story of Navy sailor Benny Profane and the quest to find the mysterious entity known only as "V."
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