24 September 2002,
Price realised USD 1,314
USD 800 - USD 1,200
GOODIS, David (1917-1967). Retreat from Oblivion. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1939.
8o. Original pink cloth (spine ends slightly bumped, endpapers lightly browned); dust jacket (light wear to ends of spine panel joints and flap folds).
FIRST EDITION of Goodis's first novel, written just after he obtained his journalism degree.
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