New York Chicago San Francisco: Henry Holt and Company, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. SIGNED by Author on the front free endpaper; small 8vo (7 7/8" x 5 3/8"); off-white linen with gold lettering on spine over charcoal gray boards, archival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with purposefully blurred painting; 161 pages +  [About the Author] +  A Note on the Type. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #6749
John Treadwell Nichols (born 1940) is an American novelist. He has written a score of novels--the most famous being The Millagro Beanfield War (1974; made into a Robert Redfield movie); as well as several non-fiction works.
An Elegy for September is the poignant story of a middle-aged man with a weak heart and two failed marriages who falls in love with a young woman.
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