Book #21835

Stories - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Doris Lessing
Stories - 1st US Edition/1st Printing. Doris Lessing.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [x], 625, [5] pages
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978.
ISBN: 0394500091

First American edition/first printing in unread, Very Good+ condition, sunned at spine in alike 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 and signature on front paste down.

Contains all of the Nobel Prize laureate's short fiction other than the stories set in Africa, from the beginning of her writing to 1978.

Price: $25.00

Author Bio

Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing, born Doris May Tayler in Kermanshah, Persia, October 22, 1919 is a British writer and author of works such as the novels The Grass is Singing and The Golden Notebook.
In 2007, Lessing won the Nobel Prize in Literature. Lessing is the oldest person ever to win this award. Doris Lessing passed away on November 17, 2013.