Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; 257 pages
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989.
A Fine first printing of the first edition in alike dust-jacket, signed by author John Updike on the title page. Updike has indicated using pen his father, grandmother, and grandfather in the picture on the endpaper.
John Updike seven chapter summary about his childhood, on ailments both horrible (psoriasis) and hilarious (his experiences at the hands of a dentist) , on his stuttering, on his feelings during the Vietnam War, on his ancestors, his religion and of course, about his innermost self.