The Stories of John Cheever. By John Cheever. First Edition, First Printing. Knopf. New York, 1978.

$45.00

John Cheever was an American genius of short fiction. He is easily one of the best story writers of all time. His works earned him numerous awards, including a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, a National Medal for Literature, and a National Book Award. He had a keen understanding of conflicted inner lives, making his characters flawed, lucid, and relatable. In The Stories of John Cheever, dozens of his works are published together from the length of his career. It is the publication which won him the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics Circle Award, both in 1979. It is his authoritative story collection and a necessary volume for any Cheever collector.

This first edition, first printing is in very good condition. In the original black cloth boards, near fine with only minor fading to spine edges. Text block near fine, only foxing to top edge. In the original dust jacket, very good with only minor rubbing, small closed tears to head of spine, and fading to spine.

A first edition of John Cheever’s most acclaimed short story collection.

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The Stories of John Cheever. By John Cheever. First Edition, First Printing. Knopf. New York, 1978.

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Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 9 × 5 in