Book #11552

The Anatomy Lesson - Limited/Numbered, Signed Edition

Philip Roth
The Anatomy Lesson - Limited/Numbered, Signed Edition. Philip Roth.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1983.
ISBN: 0374104921

A special edition limited to 300 copies, this copy being #148, SIGNED by AUTHOR Philip Roth. Book and matching slipcase are in Very Fine condition. A beautiful collectible.

The third novel from Roth to feature Nathan Zuckerman as the main character. Facing middle age, an undiagnosable pain in his neck keeps him from writing and in a burst of nostalgia and ambition, Zuckerman resolves to return to the University of Chicago, his alma mater, to pursue medical school.

Price: $235.00

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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