Book #11220

Goodbye Columbus and Other Stories

Philip Roth
Goodbye Columbus and Other Stories. Philip Roth.

Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: Signed Edition; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xviii], 299, [5] pages
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1978.

A special Limited edition, SIGNED by AUTHOR Philip Roth. This book is in Fine condition.

Roth's award-winning first book instantly established its author's reputation as a writer of explosive wit, merciless insight, and a fierce compassion for even the most self-deluding of his characters.

This outstanding book is bound in genuine leather and features gilded, sewn in pages and ribbon marker, simply superb quality, Franklin Library at its best.

Price: $180.00

Author Bio

Philip Roth

Philip Milton Roth was born in Newark, New Jersey, March 19, 1933. He began publishing short stories in 1956. His first book, Goodbye, Columbus (1959) won the National Book Award, and since then he has published more than twenty-two books. In the 1990s, Roth won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Patrimony (1991), the PEN/Faulkner Award for Operation Shylock (1993), and the National Book Award for Sabbath's Theater (1995). American Pastoral (1997) and I Married a Communist (1998), the first two volumes of the American's trilogy that culminates in The Human Stain received the Pulitzer Prize and many others.

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