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Mamet, David. THE OLD RELIGION. New York City, NY: Free Press, 1997. Hardcover. First Edition/First Printing. 194 pages. Fine/Fine.

The author's second novel. One of his finest achievements. 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 David Mamet's "The Old Religion". A triumphant achievement. David Mamet has mined his "Jewishness" with increasing interest and genuine pathos. "Only David Mamet could take us on this mesmerizing journey inside the mind of a Southern Jew falsely accused of murder and produce a masterpiece of imaginative philosophy, religion, and psychology. This is one journey you will never forget" (Alan Dershowitz). An absolute "must-have" title for David Mamet collectors. This title is a late-modern classic. This is one of few copies of the First Hardcover Edition/First Printing still available online and is in especially fine condition: Clean, crisp, and bright, a pristine eauty. Please note: Many copies available online are "hurt", faded, or remainder-marked. A scarce copy thus. Winner of the Drama Critic's Circle Award and the Obie Award. One of the finest American writers of our time. A fine copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER DAVID MAMET TITLES IN OUR CATALOG). ISBN 0684841193. $20.00

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