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The Writer’s Image.

Preface by Kurt Vonnegut. Introduction by Trudy Butner Krisher.

Published: Boston: David R. Godine, 1980

Stock code: 100279

Price: £125

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First edition, first printing. Presentation copy from the photographer, inscribed on the front free endpaper: “For Linda Stevens, with best wishes, from Jill Krementz, July 30th 1981”. Perhaps Krementz’s most important book, containing portraits of many writers, including: Eudora Welty, Tennessee Williams, Saul Bellow, Doris Lessing, John Cheever, Philip Roth, Truman Capote, and several portraits of Krementz’s husband, Kurt Vonnegut.

Quarto. Original black cloth, silver lettered spine, blind lettered front cover. With the dust jacket. Illustrated throughout. Patchy pale staining on back cover, amarginal stain in front panel of jacket. A very good copy.

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