Mason & Dixon by Thomas Pynchon, 1st/1st, 1997

Mason & Dixon by Thomas Pynchon, 1st/1st, 1997

£18.00Price

New York: Harry Holt and Company, (1997). First edition. This is in near fine condition. The dust wrapper has light signs of shelf wear, notably light crumpling at the tail of the spine. The text blocks are bright and white, with light signs of foxing. The boards are free from chips and marks. Overall, this is a near fine copy. 

 

Mason & Dixon is a postmodernist novel which presents a fictionalized account of the collaboration between Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon in their astronomical and surveying exploits in the Dutch Cape Colony, SaintHelena, Great Britain and along the Mason-Dixon line in British North America on the eve of the Revolutionary War in the United States.