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Kazin, Alfred. A LIFETIME BURNING IN EVERY MOMENT: FROM THE JOURNALS OF ALFRED KAZIN. New York City, NY: HarperCollins Publishers, 1996. Hardcover. First Edition/First Printing. 341 pages. As New/As New. Signed.

Massive selection from the author's private journals. Published in a small and limited print run as a hardcover original only. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Alfred Kazin's "A Lifetime Burning In Every Moment". Representative sampling of the best of thousands of pages of the author's journals from 1938-1995. The second-to-the-last book to be published in the great author's lifetime. Represents one of the most important critical recollections and evaluations of 20th-century American life and letters. An absolute "must-have" title for Alfred Kazin collectors. This copy is very prominently and beautifully signed in black pen on the title page by Alfred Kazin. It is signed directly on the page itself, not on a tipped-in page. This title is a modern classic. This is one of very few such signed copies of the First Hardcover Edition/First Printing still available online and is in especially fine condition: Clean, crisp, and bright, a pristine beauty. A scarce signed copy thus. One of the greatest writers of the 20th century. A fine copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER ALFRED KAZIN TITLES IN OUR CATALOG). ISBN 006019037X. $50.00

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