Museums and Women. Signed by John Updike. Signed Limited First Edition. Knopf. New York, 1972.

$160.00

John Updike is one of the most celebrated American authors of all time. He captured middle class American life with narratives full of accessible characters and truthfully portrayed places.  He wrote with subtly brilliant sound and cadence. He published over two dozen novels and short story collections. He also published numerous letters and critical works. For all his achievements, Updike was awarded two Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction, two National Book Awards, several National Book Critics Circle Awards, and many other accolades. In this volume, Museums and Women, over two dozen short stories from the 1960s and early 1970s are compiled for the first time. Published during some of the earliest and most productive years in his literary career, these stories showcase a talented author establishing himself as a major figure. Critics and fellow authors praised the collection. It is a highlight among Updike’s many works.

This signed limited first edition is in fine condition. It is one of only 350 copies signed by Updike on the limitation page. In the original quarter cloth, fine. Text block fine. In the original dust jacket, fine. With the original slipcase, fine.

A fine signed limited first edition by John Updike.

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Museums and Women. Signed by John Updike. Signed Limited First Edition. Knopf. New York, 1972.

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Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 9 × 4 in