Book #15896

A Child's Calendar - 2nd Edition/1st Printing

John Updike
A Child's Calendar - 2nd Edition/1st Printing. John Updike.
A Child's Calendar - 2nd Edition/1st Printing

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: Second Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [vii], [25] pages
Publisher: New York: Holiday House, 1999.
ISBN: 0823414450
Illustrator: Illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

A most attractive second edition/first printing (originally published by Alfred A. Knopf in 1965) in unread Fine condition in alike dustjacket. De Bellis/Broomfield A17d.

"A poem for each month catches the mood of the changing seasons"...so reads the subtitle of this charming book of poems for children. Each month of the year is celebrated with one of Updikes's poems and beautifully illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman; Color Illustrations.

Price: $60.00

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.