Assorted Prose. First English Edition in dustjacket.

By: UPDIKE, John

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UPDIKE, John. Assorted Prose. [Jacket design by Patricia Davey]. (London): Andre Deutsch, (1965). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xi,(1),[1]-[227],(1). 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed pale blue. Contents: Part I: Parodies: The American Man: What Of Him? -- Anywhere Is Where You Hang Your Hat -- What Is a Rhyme? -- Drinking froma Cup Made Cinchy -- On the Sidewalk -- Why Robert Frost Should Receive the Nobel Prize -- Confessions of a Wild Bore -- The Unread Book Route -- Alphonse Peintre -- Mr. Ex-Resident. Part II: Memories, Uncles, Confessions: The Dogwood Tree: A Boyhood -- The Lucid Eye in Silver Town -- My Uncle's Death -- Outing: A Family Anecdote -- Mea Culpa: A Travel Note -- Eclipse. Part III: Reviews: Poetry from Downtroddendom -- Snow from a Dead Sky -- Franny and Zooey -- Credosand Curios -- Beerbohm and Others -- Rhyming Max -- No Use Talking -- Stuf fed Fox -- Honest Horn -- Faith in Search of Understanding -- Tillich -- More Love in the Western World -- A Foreword for Young Readers -- Creatures of the Air -- Between a Wedding and a Funeral -- How How It Is Was -- Grandmaster Nabokov. Very good in very lightly nicked, unclipped, bright dustjacket. 50.00

Title: Assorted Prose. First English Edition in dustjacket.

Author Name: UPDIKE, John

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Andre Deutsch, London, 1965,:

Seller ID: 104889

Keywords: LITERATURE FIRST UNITED STATES AMERICAN LITERARY ESSAY PROSE,