Book #11806

The Facts

Philip Roth
The Facts. Philip Roth.
The Facts

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1988.

An exceptional numbered first edition, limited to 250 copies, this copy being #118 in As New condition in Very Fine slip-case, signed by author Philip Roth directly on the limitation page. An unparalleled Roth collectible.

The Facts is the unconventional autobiography of Philip Roth, a writer who has reshaped our idea of fiction—a work of compelling candor and inventiveness, instructive particularly in its revelation of the interplay between life and art.

Price: $585.00

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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