Book #15895

Tossing And Turning: Poems By John Updike - 1st Edition/1st Printing

John Updike
Tossing And Turning: Poems By John Updike - 1st Edition/1st Printing. John Updike.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977.
ISBN: 0394410904

A most pleasing first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. De Bellis/Broomfield A61a.

This collection of verse takes its title from a poem about insomnia. These poems, long and short as well as light verse, speak of the oddities of reality and the double entendres of imagination; [2], xii, 90, [8] pages.

Price: $100.00

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.