Book #12423

Everyman - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Philip Roth
Everyman - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Philip Roth.

Binding: Cloth Spine
Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: Small 8vo; [viii], 182, [2] pages
Publisher: New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2006.
ISBN: 061873516X

An impeccable first edition, first printing in As New condition in alike dust jacket. SIGNED by author Philip Roth on the title page. A most collectible copy, rather scarce in signed condition.

Roth's PEN/Faulkner Award winning novel, containing its share of autobiographical elements, is the story of the unnamed Jewish man who, eventually dies of cardiac arrest. The "Everyman" grew up in New Jersey, studied art, worked in advertising, was married and divorced three times. He spent his last few years in a retirement village, painting and teaching art to his fellow residents.

Price: $300.00

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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