Three Stories


Published by Thornwillow Press, (NY/West Stockbridge/Prague), 2002
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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One of the more attractive and lavishly produced limited editions in the Updike oeuvre. Three stories that appeared in the New Yorker ("Personal Archaeology," "Free," and "The Guardian") plus an Author's Note. Bound in full black leather with raised bands and gilt stamped spine; marbled endpapers; illustrated with tipped-in photographs; and laid into a velvet-lined black linen clamshell case. This is copy number 149 of 250 numbered copies, signed by Updike, by the photographer Mariana Cook, and by the designer Luke Ives Pontifell. This copy is additionally inscribed by Updike: "for some generous patron of the 2003 St. John's Fair/ with thanks, John Updike." Fine. Unless otherwise noted, our first editions are first printings. Bookseller Inventory # 030861

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Title: Three Stories

Publisher: Thornwillow Press, (NY/West Stockbridge/Prague)

Publication Date: 2002

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition.

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