Edwin Mullhouse: The life and Death of an American Writer: 1943 - 1954

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NY 1972 First edition (stated) Knopf. Author's first novel. Hardcover. Octavo, 305pp., boards. "H" stamped front free blank. Fine in Near Fine DJ, very faint soiling, tiny closed tear at lower edge of front near spine.

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dwin Mullhouse, a novelist at 10, is mysteriously dead at 11. As a memorial, Edwin's bestfriend, Jeffrey Cartwright, decides that the life of this great American writer must be told. He follows Edwin's development from his preverbal first noises through his love for comic books to the fulfillment of his literary genius in the remarkable novel, Cartoons.

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Steven Millhauser is the author of numerous works of fiction, including Martin Dressler, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1997, and, more recently, We Others: New and Selected Stories, winner of The Story Prize and a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award. His work has been translated into 15 languages, and his story “Eisenheim the Illusionist” was the basis of the 2006 film The Illusionist. He teaches at Skidmore College and lives in Saratoga Springs, New York.

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