Book #12056

Philip Roth, Novels And Stories 1959-1962 [, Goodbye, Columbus & Five Short Stories, Letting Go] - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Philip Roth, Ross Miller

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: The Library of America, 2005.
ISBN: 1931082790

A most attractive first edition/first printing in unread As New condition in alike dustjacket with cloth bookmark, SIGNED by Philip Roth directly on the title page.

The Library of America's first volume of the definitive Philip Roth edition including the groundbreaking Goodbye, Columbus, and the books that established Philip Roth as one of the essential writers of the late 20th and early 21st century.

Price: $460.00

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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