Book #51422

My Father's Tears and Other Stories - 1st Edition/1st Printing

John Updyke
My Father's Tears and Other Stories - 1st Edition/1st Printing. John Updyke.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
ISBN: 0307271560

A Fine first printing of the first edition in alike dust-jacket.

John Updike's first collection of new short stories fiction since 2000 and published shortly after his death, describing the American experience from the Depression to the aftermath of 9/11; 292 pages.

Price: $25.00

Author Bio

John Updike

John Hoyer Updike (Mar. 18, 1932 - Jan. 27, 2009) was an American novelist, poet, short story writer and literary critic. Updike's most famous work is his Rabbit series with Rabbit is Rich and Rabbit at Rest receiving the Pulitzer Prize. Updike was widely recognized for his careful craftsmanship and prolific output, having published more than 20 novels and more than a dozen short story collections, as well as poetry, literary criticism and children's books.