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HELLER, Joseph.

Rare books by Joseph Heller, including first edition, signed first edition, and finely bound copies of Catch-22.

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  1. Catch-22.

    Catch-22.

    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £2,000

    Date of Publication: 1961

    Published:

    Stock Code: 32964

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  2. Catch-22. A Novel.

    Catch-22. A Novel.

    First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, To Everett Hoffman With all good wishes from a copywriter at McCalls to a copywriter at Cunningham Walsh, and with the sincere hope that this book will give you some pleasure. Joe Heller November 24, 1961 New York. An early and unusually jovial inscription to a colleague in advertising, perhaps reflecting Hellers relief that he can quit his day job, dated within six weeks of publication. Learn More
    £9,750

    Date of Publication: 1961

    Published: New York:

    Stock Code: 110945

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  3. We Bombed in New Haven: A Play.
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    We Bombed in New Haven: A Play.

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Jane Biberman, who typed the first draft of this play for me -and did it incorrectly. Joe Heller, 9/10/68, Philadelphia". Jane Biberman is a writer and former magazine editor based in Philadelphia. The author's second published book; the play was originally produced at the Yale School of Drama in 1967 and debuted on Broadway shortly after its publication. Learn More
    £450

    Date of Publication: 1968

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 87449

    Signed: Yes

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  4. We Bombed in New Haven.
    signed

    We Bombed in New Haven.

    A Play.
    First edition, first printing. The author's own copy specially bound for him by the publishers. Learn More
    £575

    Date of Publication: 1968

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 76487

    Signed: Yes

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  5. We Bombed in New Haven: A Play.

    We Bombed in New Haven: A Play.

    First edition, first printing of the author's second published book. The play was originally produced at the Yale School of Drama in 1967 and debuted on Broadway shortly after its publication. Learn More
    £125

    Date of Publication: 1968

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 97874

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  6. Catch-22.

    Catch-22.

    A Dramatisation, Based on the Novel Catch-22.
    First dramatised edition, first printing. The author's own copy specially bound for him by the publishers. An early state of the text, printed specially for Heller on the rectos only. Learn More
    £1,250

    Date of Publication: 1971

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 76491

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  7. Good as Gold.
    signed

    Good as Gold.

    First edition, first printing. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "To Marie, I love you, I could not have written this without you. Joseph Heller" - presumably a typical Helleresque joke, he never having met the recipient before. Learn More
    £1,000

    Date of Publication: 1979

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 35926

    Signed: Yes

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  8. Good as Gold.

    Good as Gold.

    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £60

    Date of Publication: 1979

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 99619

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  9. Good as Gold.

    Good as Gold.

    First edition, first printing. The author's own copy specially bound for him by the publishers. Learn More
    £475

    Date of Publication: 1979

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 76486

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  10. God Knows.
    signed

    God Knows.

    First Trade Edition, First Printing. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "To Nick & Elana Sincere good wishes from Valerie and me, on the occasion of our visit to Ann Arbor and our betrothal to each other. Joe Heller Feb 2. 1987". Heller married Valerie two years later. Learn More
    £360

    Date of Publication: 1984

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    Stock Code: 35885

    Signed: Yes

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  11. God Knows.

    God Knows.

    First edition, first printing. The author's own copy specially bound for him by the publishers. Learn More
    £375

    Date of Publication: 1984

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 76485

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  12. God Knows.

    God Knows.

    First trade edition, first printing. Learn More
    £65

    Date of Publication: 1984

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 99995

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  13. Picture This.

    Picture This.

    First edition, first printing. The author's own copy specially bound for him by the publishers. Learn More
    £475

    Date of Publication: 1988

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 76481

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  14. Now and Then.
    signed

    Now and Then.

    From Coney Island to Here.
    First Edition, First Impression. With the author's magnificent presentation inscription to the half title page, "For Erica - - Who has played a much larger role in this slice of a life than has been given her here. The family photo in the book is lovely. I hope the book pleases you too. With much love Dad". A stunning association copy. Learn More
    £2,600

    Date of Publication: 1998

    Published:

    Stock Code: 35884

    Signed: Yes

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