Book #18161

John Updike: An Exhibition

Pat Bozeman
Book #18161 John Updike: An Exhibition. Pat Bozeman.

Binding: Softcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Houston, TX: M. D. Anderson Library, 1985.

A handsome first edition in unread Fine condition. A catalog with a printing of 1,500 copies made possible to the Friends of the Libraries.

Descibes an exhibition of 92 Updike titles following the traces of the publishing history of John Updike. First editions are in chronological order, with later editions of the same work immediately following. Privately printed stories or poems taken from longer works appear in their own place in the publishing chronology.

Price: $89.00

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.