Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1996.
A special Limited first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition, SIGNED by author John Updike. Unread Fine condition with only minute scrapes to gilt pages separating it from As New.
Updike's coverage of four generation of Wilmots from 1910 to the late 20th century, connected by the spiritual malaise of Clarence Wilmot, the Prebyterian minister who has lost his face, and his seminal love of movies.
This outstanding book is bound in genuine leather and features gilded, sewn in pages and ribbon marker, simply superb quality, Franklin Library at its best; [xviii], 491,  pages.