Book #21869

Earthly Possessions - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Anne Tyler
Earthly Possessions - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Anne Tyler.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [vi], 197, [5] pages
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977.
ISBN: 0394411471

First edition/first printing in seemingly unread, about Fine condition in Near Fine, spine sunned 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.

"This writer is not merely good, she is wickedly good" -John Updike about Anne Tyler's seventh novel.

Price: $49.00

Author Bio

Anne Tyler

Anne Tyler (born October 25, 1941 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) worked as a librarian and bibliographer, before moving to Maryland and becoming a novelist. Breathing Lessons, her eleventh novel, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1989. Her tenth novel, The Accidental Tourist was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 1986, received the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1985, and became a 1988 major motion picture, starring Geena Davis and William Hurt. She currently reside in Baltimore, Maryland.