Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [viii], 630,  pages
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1962.
A stated first printing of the first edition, minor ink stain to back board, minor traces of foxing in Very Near Fine condition, in alike dust-jacket, light chipping to spine-ends, SIGNED by author Philip Roth on the title page. A very collectible copy of Roth's second novel.
Letting Go is Philip Roth's first full-length novel, published when he was twenty-nine. Set in 1950s Chicago, New York, and Iowa City, Letting Go presents a fictional portrait of a mid-century America defined by social and ethical constraints and by moral compulsions conspicuously different from those of today.