(McSweeney's Quarterly Concern)
Timothy McSweeney's Very Intense Heated Passionate Battle/Embrace with They Might Be Giants
(n.p.), McSweeney's, (2001). The sixth issue. Hardcover, issued with a CD by They Might Be Giants. Published in two variant bindings, this being the one reading "We Now Know Who" (the other read "Find Them and Convince Them"). Initialed by Dave Eggers. Signed by Lydia Davis, Judy Budnitz, Ann Cummins, Arthur Bradford, and Breyten Breytenbach. Signed by Zadie Smith at her story of lesbian emotional devastation, "The Girl with the Bangs," with the added message: "Hello. This story was co-authored with the snail at the bottom of the page." At the bottom of the page, Smith has drawn a snail, named "Marvin." Two small, faint spots to the front cover, else fine, without dust jacket, as issued. [#032954] $500
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