Book #14990

Midpoint And Other Poems - 1st Edition/1st Printing

John Updike
Midpoint And Other Poems - 1st Edition/1st Printing. John Updike.
Midpoint And Other Poems - 1st Edition/1st Printing
Midpoint And Other Poems - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969.

A wonderful first edition/first printing limited to 350 copies in unread Very Fine condition in alike dustjacket and publisher's slip-case, SIGNED by author John Updike directly on the limitation page. De Bellis/Broomfield A30b.

John Updike's 1969 collection of poems, taking inventory of his life at the end of his thirty-fifth year, at midpoint. Most of these poems were originally published in The New Yorker.

Price: $490.00

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.

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