To Skin a Cat. Stories. Thomas McGuane.

To Skin a Cat. Stories.

London: Secker & Warburg, 1987. First Printing of the First UK Edition. A Fine tight copy in a Fine bright unclipped dust jacket. This is McGuane's first collection of short stories and features thriteen short works that show his broad range of interests and a diversity of characters from abandoned husbands, a fifteen year-old mother, an unhinged ex-rancher, and a playboy cad. McGuane's writing is noted for its mastery of language, a comic appreciation for the irrational core of many human endeavors, multiple takes on the counterculture of the 1960s and 1970s, and an increasing devotion to family relationships and relationships with the natural world in the changing American West. This copy is signed by McGuane. Item #24010
ISBN: 0436270366

Price: $95.00

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