Book #18186

Trust Me - 1st Edition/1st Printing

John Updike
Trust Me - 1st Edition/1st Printing. John Updike.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [x], 302, [8] pages
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987.
ISBN: 0394558332

A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. De Bellis/Broomfield A115a.

Twenty-two of Updike's short stories, displaying the essence of life seen through a master's eye. Titles include "Still of Some Use"; "Deaths of Distant Friends"; "Pygmalion"; "More Stately Mansions"; "The Ideal Village"; and "Made in Heaven". The theme of trust, betrayed or fulfilled, runs throughout.

Price: $49.00

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.