Book #14247

John Updike: A Bibliography Of Primary & Secondary Materials, 1948-2007 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Jack De Bellis, Michael Broomfield

Binding: 1/2 Leather
Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2007.
ISBN: 158456203X

Price: $236.25

A Very Fine Deluxe Limited Issue first edition/first printing in Fine slipcase. Book's spine is brown leather embossed with gold lettering. Boards and slipcase are covered in beautiful gray-green silk. A most handsome collectible.

A rather comprehensive guide to John Updike and his works consisting of a printed first volume with a second volume on CD. Contains images of book covers, jackets, as well as comprehensive listings of Updike's short fiction, poems, articles, essays, and reviews, as well as an extensive documentation of letters, speeches, dramatic works, manuscripts, interviews, and blurbs. Volume II contains reviews, commentaries and theses about Updike and his work; 4to.

Author Bio

John Updike

John Hoyer Updike (Mar. 18, 1932 - Jan. 27, 2009) was an American novelist, poet, short story writer and literary critic. Updike's most famous work is his Rabbit series with Rabbit is Rich and Rabbit at Rest receiving the Pulitzer Prize. Updike was widely recognized for his careful craftsmanship and prolific output, having published more than 20 novels and more than a dozen short story collections, as well as poetry, literary criticism and children's books.