Book #13635

I Married a Communist - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Philip Roth
I Married a Communist - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Philip Roth.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [x], 323, [3] pages
Publisher: New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
ISBN: 0395933463

A most beautiful first edition, first printing in Fine condition in alike dust jacket with small, unobtrusive scrape on the back.

Set in the heart of the McCarthy era, the story of radio actor Iron Rinn's denunciation and disgrace brings to harrowing life the human drama that was central to the nation's political tribulations in the dark years of betrayal, the blacklist, and naming names. An American tragedy as only Philip Roth could write it.

Price: $90.00

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.