The Carpentered Hen and Other Tame Creatures

Updike, John

Published by Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1958
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Octavo in black quarter cloth and off-white paper-backed boards, with gilt title to spine, in original illus aqua-colored dust jacket; 82p. A desirable of the first edition of Updike's first book. "B-H" printed beneath "First Edition" on Copyright page. Handsome owner signature in ink to outer edge of front free endpaper; small spot (foxing?) to outer edge of four pages, not affecting text; minor foxing to endpapers; verysmall chip-like bindery flaw to outer bottom corner tip of rear free endpaper; else overall very good+ in same mildly edge-worn jacket, with a few small closed tears and his poem "Idyll" cellotaped to rear jacket flap. Housed in an archival quality protective mylar sleeve. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: The Carpentered Hen and Other Tame Creatures
Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers
Publication Date: 1958
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition (stated).

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