Book #20993

The Letters Of Nunnally Johnson - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Dorris Johnson, Ellen Leventhal, Forward Alistair Cooke

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1981.
ISBN: 0394506723

Price: $29.25

First edition/first printing in Near Fine condition, traces of sunning to board edges in Fine dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number.

This book is a compilation of letters written by Nunnally Johnson between 1961 and 1974. Johnson is best known for her novels and short stories, but her letters are full of wit and humor. The letters cover a variety of topics, from her thoughts on writing and life to her relationships with family and friends. The letters are well-written and provide a fascinating look into the life of one of literature's most acclaimed authors.; 8vo.